Revisiting the Islamic Spirit: Women at the 2009 RIS Convention: Part 2

This is part two of Krista's review of the Reviving the Islamic Spirit Convention. You can see part one here.Dr. Zainab Alwani, an Islamic studies professor and community activist, was the second of the female speakers, on a panel entitled "The Apple's Rotten Core: The Social Implications of Domestic Violence."  She listed a number of statistics related to domestic violence, including that an average of four women in the United States die every day because of domestic violence.Alwani was … [Read more...]