Ali, arguably the most prominent US Muslim, released aletter he wrote to Iran’s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei Wednesday.
The February 1st letter asks Khamenei to release Josh Fattal and Shane Bauer, who were arrested while hiking in northern Iraq near the Iranian border.
The Dalai Lama and muslim leaders want to set aside the tensions between their faiths and sow peace.
Many Muslims in the Louisville area paid close attention to the speech President Obama delivered in Cairo today . WFPL’s Elizabeth Kramer has more. Aly Farag is a University of Louisville professor who grew up in Cairo and became an American citizen about 15 years ago. He was most impressed by the President’s call for… Continue reading Local Muslims React to President's Speech
“Religious Literacy” sounds like a Sunday school class for kids. But according to author and Boston University Professor Stephen Prothero, we could all use a little literacy when it comes to knowing about the faiths of the world. From Christianity to Buddhism, Americans are often in the dark when it comes to faith. So what you say? Prothero contends religion is at the basis of many of the world’s events and if we don’t know the basics, America will not be able to have an effective role in world events.Listen to the Show