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FFEU President Rabbi Marc Schneier and FFEU Chairman Russell Simmons' Op-Ed in Washington Post

Please click on the link to read FFEU president and chairman's Op-Ed "From Crown Heights riots to an Imam's Slaying in Queens, it's time for compassion" 

MASO: Muslims Are Speaking Out 
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Dr. Sayyid M. Syeed of Islamic Society of North America (ISNA) praises a new generation of activist building bridges between Muslims and Non-Muslims.

Imam Talib Shareef shares his thoughts on community and interfaith solidarity. 

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FFEU in Europe 

Burkini Ban

Sky News: FFEU European Director Samia Hathroubi was also interviewed by Sky News and other media outlets about the burkini affair after top French court overturned controversial burkini ban. Her response: "a very good decision." 

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Al Jazeera Inside Story: Ms. Hathroubi was interviewed on Al Jazeera (Inside Story) debating on the French Foundation of Islam, training of Imams in France and the Burkini affairs. 

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Srebrenica Memorial 

Samia Hathroubi visited Srebrenica this week for the memorial of the genocide of Bosnian Muslims killed in July 1995. 
She met with survivor, Hasan Nuhanovic, who was one of the interpreters during the trial in the International court on Ex Yugoslavia in the Netherlands. 
During a time of rising hatred in Europe, Auschwitz and Srebrenica continue to remind us to keep active in the fight against antisemitism and islamophobia: the them of this year's Season of Twinning. 

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Muslims in Europe: Challenges of Pluralism

Ms. Hathroubi is among the 25 Muslim leaders and academics from Western countries participating in IIIT European Summer School 2016 program, "Muslims in Europe: Challenges of Pluralism" in Sarajevo from August 10-24, 2016. It is organized by the Center for Advanced Studies, Sarajevo and Institute for Epistemological Studies Europe.

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