Tag: Islam

  • 30 Mosques, 30 States, 30 Days-One Unique Road Trip across the US

    Project Nur, the Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies Program, Interfaith Chaplaincy and the Brandeis Muslim Students Association will be holding an event tonight! Aman Ali and Bassam Tariq will reflect on their road trip across US to 30 different mosques in 30 different states over the course of 30 days. They were featured in CNN, […]

  • Brandeis prof’s book bowdlerized by publisher

    Brandeis politics professor Jytte Klausen’s new book on the 2005 Danish Muhammed cartoon controversy has been selectively censored by its publisher, the Yale University Press. The New York Times reports today that Yale ordered the images of the actual cartoons to be removed from the book.  Entitled The Cartoons That Shook The World, the book […]

  • An Interfaith Success Story

    If you could sum up successful interfaith dialogue in three words, what would they be? How about “Homies in Harmony”? If those aren’t quite the words you had in mind, then you clearly weren’t one of the organizers of last week’s Jews and Muslims Session: Homies in Harmony III.  I wish that I had been […]