Islamic Center Controversy: NIOT Shares Stories of Interfaith Action

The debate continues around the building of an Islamic center two blocks from Ground Zero. According to a New York Times report, the center's organizers reached out to key interfaith leaders, including those from the Jewish Community Center, Trinity Church and the 9-11 victims' families, but they did not anticipate the firestorm in the media that followed.

In the midst of this controversy, Not In Our Town offers these stories from communities about interfaith action and understanding. We encourage you to use these films to begin a dialogue in your town and with your firends. Please let us know about the creative ways you develop to start a conversation.

A City Unites After Synagogue Arsons

 

Make Our Mosque Safe From Hate

 

 Instruments of Peace: Anniversary of Hate Attack on Unitarians

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