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Express Tribune: Interfaith Gestures

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My first post at Pakistan’s Express Tribune, “Interfaith Gestures:  Moral Placebos or Progress?

On November 14, 2014, Muslims prayed at the National Cathedral in Washington DC. South Africa’s US Ambassador, Ebrahim Rasool, gave a sermon and declared that, “never again must there be intolerance towards Christians or any other faith,” and media observers heralded this breakthrough in interfaith relations, though not all cheered. The prayers were interrupted by a heckler screaming that America was “founded on Christian principles”…more

Written by Caleb Powell

November 24, 2014 at 9:31 am