Asma Uddin to Speak at “What is the truth about Islam and Muslims in America?” at Newseum in D.C.

Washington, D.C. Asma T. Uddin will join the discussion on “What is the truth about Islam and Muslims in America? (Everything you always wanted to know – but were afraid to ask)
The Religious Freedom Education Project at the Newseum, Unity Productions Foundation, Wesley Theological Seminary, the Institute for Faith and Politics and the Institute for Social Policy and Understanding invite you to a timely and provocative discussion:

What is the truth about Islam and Muslims in America?
(Everything you always wanted to know – but were afraid to ask)

Wednesday, January 18, 2012
7:30 p.m.

Annenberg Theater
Newseum
555 Pennsylvania Ave. N.W.
Washington, D.C.

In recent months, anti-mosque protests, anti-Sharia legislation and related controversies have left many Americans confused about Islam and Muslims in America. Join a panel of experts for a civil dialogue that separates fact from fiction in the current debates about Islam in the U.S. Bring your questions — and learn about resources for addressing these important issues in your own community.

WELCOME
Alex Kronemer, Unity Productions Foundation

PANEL
Haroon Mogul, Columbia University, Institute for Social Policy and Understanding
Rabbi Marc Schneier, Foundation for Ethnic Understanding
Melissa Rogers, Center for Religion and Public Affairs, Wake Forest University
Asma Uddin, The Becket Fund for Religious Liberty, Institute for Social Policy and Understanding

MODERATOR
Charles C. Haynes, Religious Freedom Education Project at the Newseum

Admission is free, but registration is required. To RSVP or for information,
contact Ashlie Hampton at ahampton@freedomforum.org or 202/292-6288.

More information provided on website: http://www.freedomforum.org/e-vite/muslimsinamerica/e-vite.html

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