Beyond Fear and Anger

February 2, 2011 by · 1 Comment
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“U.S. and the Muslim World” By Nidal Sakr*

Years before Oslo and Madrid, as president of Muslim Student Association in some US university, I took part in a three-way meeting with a Quaker minister and a Jewish Rabbi.  The meeting agenda was to discuss prospects for a two-state solution in Palestine.  The moderator minister talked for about 30 minutes, then the Rabbi followed suit, each talking from his own ”religious” perspective.  Before I had the chance to talk, the moderator announced “we all seem to agree, so let’s move on to solution.”

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