AnnArbor.com August 11, 2013 Eastern Michigan University played host Saturday to a controversial debate over whether Islam is a religion of peace that featured an author whose anti-Islam writings have attracted the attention of the Southern Poverty Law Center and other civil rights groups, the
The Detroit News August 10, 2013 By Lauren Abdel-Razzaq Ypsilanti — Robert Spencer, the controversial director of the website Jihad Watch, said Saturday at a debate that violence is inherent in Islam. “The highest authorities in Islam understand the Quran to be teaching warfare against
Detroit Free Press August 10, 2013 By Eric D. Lawrence A man who was banned from speaking in Britain because of his views on Islam faced off Saturday against a defender of that faith in a debate about whether Islam is a religion of
Catholic News Agency Aug 9, 2013 Citing the need for public dialogue, Catholic radio host Al Kresta defended Islamic scholar Shadid Lewis’ invite to controversial critic Robert Spencer to a symposium and debate sponsored by Ave Maria Radio. “It was Shadid Lewis of the Muslim
Original air date: May 2012.
Robert Spencer at the Defending the Faith Conference at Franciscan University of Steubenville in Ohio, July 27, 2012.
Ann Arbor, Michigan August 8, 2013 Ave Maria Radio’s August 10th Conference at Eastern Michigan University, Is Islam a Religion of Peace?, has received widespread news coverage, both positive and negative, across the world. The conference, which will include both Muslims and Christians in various
National Catholic Reporter August 8, 2013 by Michael Sean Winters Controversial anti-Muslim speaker and blogger Robert Spencer is slated to participate in a debate at Eastern Michigan University. The debate is being conducted by Al Kresta, the Catholic radio host of “Kresta in the Afternoon”
Jihad Watch August 7, 2013 By Robert Soencer Here is a particularly egregious manifestation of how “journalists” attempt to manipulate events and frame the general public’s understanding of the news. In a certain sense it is a shame that this article is about me, and
August 7, 2013 By Al Kresta The Detroit Free Press, Ann Arbor.com and Deadline Detroit have suggested that Ave Maria Radio is sponsoring a hate-fest. It is because of such ignorant opinions that Ave Maria is holding these debates. Here is Al Kresta’s response: “While