Who Speaks for Islam?

It is one of the most important questions of our time: Who speaks for the World's billion-plus Muslims? A terrorist like Osama Bin Laden? A radical in the style of Mahmoud Ahmadinejad? Both men claim they speak for Islam, but how big are their actual followings? Are there people out there - clerics and theologians - who we don't even know about in America, but who are doing the hard work of bringing Islam into harmony with the West? Irshad Manji and Dalia Mogahed discuss the system of leadership in Islam.

Festival: 2008

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