week 8: Mon Mar 21 — No class Wed Mar 23
Is Female Genital Mutilation a peculiarity of Islamic countries?
Reza Aslan Slams Bill Maher [video]
Sarah Heider Responds to Reza Aslan [video]
2013 UNICEF Report about FMG in Africa [PDF]
FGM in Thailand [AlJazeera]
week 9: Mon Mar 28 & Wed Mar 30
Are the majority of Muslims moderate or radical?
Interview to Nobel Peace Price Malala Yousafzai [video]
Sam Harris and Irshad Manji [video]
Sam Harris on MSNB [video]
Brigitte Gabriel on the “peaceful majority” [video]
Best of Ayaan Hirsi Ali [video]
Pew Research Center, The World’s Muslims [link]
week 10: Mon Apr 4 & Wed Apr 6
What are the living conditions of people in the Palestinian territories?
Queen Ranja at Yale University [video]
Naftali Bennett’s stability initiative [video]
CNN Bennett v. Rula Jebreal [video]