TITLE

Blind Faith

AUTHOR(S)
Foer, Franklin
PUB. DATE
October 2001
SOURCE
New Republic;10/22/2001, Vol. 225 Issue 17, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents thoughts on the choice of David Forte, the presidential advisor on Islam to U.S. President George W. Bush. View on the fact on how he is not Muslim and does not speak Arabic, and does not consider himself an expert on Islamic law; Promotion of his work by the Hudson Institute and the Heritage Foundation; Comment on the beginnings of Forte when it comes to writing about Islamic persecution of Christians; Disputation by serious scholars of Islam about Forte's interpretation.
ACCESSION #
5344421

 

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