Speaker: Rev. Dr. Mellen Kennedy

Countering Islamophobia: Understanding our Muslim Brothers and Sisters

As Muslims are being maligned nationally and we are being whipped up into fear of Islam and Muslims, what do we really have to be afraid of?  Let’s explore where Islamophobia comes from anyway and what it’s about.  Come hear stories and experiences from the perspective of a Sufi (the mystical tradition of Islam) and an active participant in the national grassroots effort to counter Islamophobia for the past 8 years.