Opening Session

The annual convention opened with a recitation from the Koran. After several other speeches, incoming president Ingrid Mattson… read more

The annual convention opened with a recitation from the Koran. After several other speeches, incoming president Ingrid Mattson delivered the keynote address. Topics included the prejudice American Muslims have experienced since the September 11 terrorist attacks, the diversity of the Islamic community, the threat of terrorism, spirituality, immigration, and the importance of openness and dialogue. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Opening Session

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Program ID:
194118-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Meeting
Location:
Rosemont, Illinois, United States
First Aired:
Sep 5, 2006
Last Aired:
Sep 11, 2006

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  • Sep 05, 2006 | 6:24pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 06, 2006 | 4:17am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 06, 2006 | 7:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 11, 2006 | 11:50am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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