Kresta in the Afternoon – December 29, 2016 – Hour 1

  • Description: It’s that time of year again...time for us to Count Down the best interviews of the last 12 months. Our list covers a wide range of topics from Testimony to the Year of Mercy to the year’s biggest news stories. Did your favorite interview make our list? There’s only one way to find out!

+  #9: Answering Jihad: A Better Way Forward (2 Segments)

  • Description: San Bernadino. Paris. Brussels. Nice. The list of Islamic terror attacks in the West continues to grow, and it's even worse in Middle Eastern countries – another attack in Turkey this weekend killed at least 53 people. There's no doubt the innocents were slaughtered in the name of Allah, but do the terrorist's actions actually reflect on the religion of Islam? We'll talk about how to give challenging and respectful answers to the many questions surrounding Jihad with Nabeel Qureshi.
  • Segment Guests:
    • Nabeel Qureshi
      Nabeel Qureshi is a speaker with ravi Zacharias International Ministries and the author of Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus.
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+  #8: A Cuban Refugee Reflects on Castro's Death

  • Description: One of the most brutal dictators in modern history has just died. Oddly enough, some will mourn his passing, and many an obituary will praise him. Millions of Cubans who have been waiting impatiently for this moment for more than half a century will simply ponder his crimes and recall the pain and suffering he caused. Carlos Eire was one of 14,000 children airlifted out of Cuba in 1962. He joins us.
  • Segment Guests:
    • Dr. Carlos Eire
      Carlos Eire is a professor of History and Religious Studies at Yale University. He is the author of many books, including "Waiting for Snow in Havana," which won the National Book Award in Nonfiction in the US and has been translated into more than a dozen languages - but is banned in Cuba. His newest book is Reformations: The Early Modern World. He is also a trustee of the Center for a Free Cuba.
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