Guest Voices: attacks on U.S. embassies


Posted at 07:31 PM ET, 09/13/2012

When free speech costs human life

OPINION | In the wake of reaction to an anti-Islam film and deadly embassy attacks, Muslims worldwide are put on trial to again condemn the violence—failure to do so is perceived as implicit approval.

By Qasim Rashid  |  07:31 PM ET, 09/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  John Christopher Stevens; attacks on U.S. embassies; Prophet Muhammad; Qasim Rashid; Ahmadiyya Muslim Community USA; Islam; Muslims; Prophet Muhammad

Posted at 12:23 PM ET, 09/12/2012

Religion as pretext or cause in attacks in Cairo, Egypt and Libya

Use and abuse of religion in an effort to gain power is inevitable when there’s a political vacuum.

By Susan Brooks Thistlethwaite  |  12:23 PM ET, 09/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  John Christopher Stevens, attacks on U.S. embassies, Prophet Muhammad, Susan Brooks Thistlethwaite