[PAST EVENT] Islamic Law: A Partner in the Fight Against Violent Extremism & Islamophobia
Our symposium, Islamic Law: A Partner in the Fight Against Violent Extremism & Islamophobia, explores Islamic Law on jihad and violence, Counter Violent Extremism efforts and strategies, and the rise of Islamophobia in the United States and abroad.
Professor Adnan Zulfiqar from UPenn Law, Marlene Sallo from the DOJ/DHS Countering Violent Extremism Task Force, Patrick Eddington from CATO Institute, Professor Sadiq Reza from New York Law School and Hoda Hawa from Muslim Public Affairs Council will give individual presentations in the morning and engage in a moderated panel discussion in the afternoon.
This symposium is sponsored by the Comparative Legal Student Scholars, the Center for Comparative Legal Studies and Post Conflict Peacebuilding, and the International Law Society at the law school, and the Muslim Students Association on the main campus. For more information, please contact Ajinur Setiwaldi at [[e|ausetiwaldi]].