Devilish Details -- Part 2

More troubling questions about how benign Islam actually is arise from examining the background of participants in Georgetown University's April 24, 2013, conference on "The Boundaries of Religious Pluralism & Freedom: The Devil is in the Detail" (conference video here). Hosted by Georgetown's Alwaleed bin Talal Center for Muslim Christian Understanding (ACMCU) under the auspices of the six-year old "A Common Word" initiative for international Christian-Muslim dialogue, this conference was the subject of a previous American Thinker article. While the conference itself ultimately did not convincingly demonstrate how orthodox Islamic faith could function within a framework of freedom, analysis of the conference participants provokes doubts about just who is promoting interfaith dialogue with Islam. Behind their invocations of interfaith harmony, various Muslim conference participants had links to Islam's darker sides. Former Barack Obama adviser Dalia Mogahed, for example, has a...(Read Full Article)