Islam and the Future of Tolerance

Last year I mentioned here a book called “Islam and the Future of Tolerance: A Dialogue.”

A documentary film based on that book is now in production, and the authors just launched a KickStarter crowdfunding campaign to finance it.

I personally chipped in with a donation, because I find this topic extremely important and I applaud Sam Harris and Maajid Nawaz for engaging in their conversations.

If you want to check the film’s KickStarter page, here is the link:

Islam and the Future of Tolerance: The Movie
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/islammovie/islam-and-the-future-of-tolerance-the-movie

The Changing Ways

One of the more important books that came out last year was a book collaboration between Sam Harris and Maajid Nawaz, titled “Islam and the Future of Tolerance: A Dialogue.”

Sam Harris, a famous atheist, and Maajid Nawaz, a former radical Islamist, joined forces in order to have a conversation about Islam without “devolving into bigotry or caricature.”

The video below presents a few clips from a Harvard forum, a panel discussion with the authors.

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Posted on January 24, 2017, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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