Founding President, Center for the Study of Islam and Democracy
Founder and President
of the Center for the Study of Islam and Democracy, a Washington,
DC-based think tank that is trying to promote democracy in the Muslim
At least once in the lifetime of every able-bodied believer, Islam requires a pilgrimage to Mecca.
Nov. 27, 2009
from To the Point
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from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
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from KCRW Features
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from The Business
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from Zócalo's Connecting California
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from Hollywood Breakdown
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from News Special Programming
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from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
Following the January 6 insurrection at the U.S.
from Greater LA
Among California’s Congressional delegation, all Democrats voted for impeachment, and all Republicans, except David Valadao, voted against impeachment.
from KCRW Features