Witness: Islam in America Part 1 2008 10 24 (Aljazeera)
In a special two-part documentary Rageh Omaar journeys across the United States exploring the story of Islam in the country. He attempts to discover if - far from being fundamentally incompatible
Islamic America holds the seeds of a lasting solution to global discord between east and west.
Islamic Stars and Stripes. Rageh uncovers the little known truth about the extent of Islam among slaves arriving in America and its latent influence on music and other cultural artifacts.
(In the second part of his journey, Rageh looks at how Americas Muslims
have coped with the aftermath of the events of 9/11, exploring the demands
of patriotism and belief.
Meeting with believers and scholars, he looks at how the boundaries of
traditional Islam are being pushed, and asks whether America is in fact ,
witnessing a reformation that can sow the seeds of reconciliation)
Pt 2 as available.
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