As a rabbi who ran an interfaith organization, I had the opportunity to build deep relationships in the Muslim-American community. And because of those relationships and my understanding of what Dr. Maher Hathout meant to that community, I mourn his passing. He and I had few...
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Seventh-grade students and faculty from Sinai Akiba Academy in Westwood filed into the Islamic Center in Los Angeles at noon May 7 for a lecture on Muslim culture and to observe an afternoon prayer session.
Jihad Turk, director of...
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September 14, 2006 | 8:00 pmTo progressive Jews, he is a partner for peace and a moderate Muslim in a world darkened by Islamic extremism. To conservative Jews, he is a strident anti-Israel critic, perhaps even a closet anti-Semite, masquerading as a centrist.
Dr. Maher Hathout, like no other local Muslim...