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"Who Speaks for Islam?"
Irshad Manji and Dalia Mogahed
July 11, 2008
There have been many discussions on the true nature of Islam — of terrorists who perform violence in the name of Islam and whether this extremist behavior has widespread support — but who really speaks for the faith and its culture? In a July 1 panel at the Aspen Ideas Festival, Dalia Mogahed director of the Gallup Center for Muslim Studies and Irshad Manji, author of "The Trouble with Islam Today: A Muslim's Call for Reform in her Faith" debated the question: "Who Speaks for Islam?"

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