OMNIA in Berlin: Time for a New Reformation?

OMNIA in Berlin:  Time for a New Reformation?

At Berlin's historic Brandenburg Gate, Chancellor Angela Merkel took the stage with former President Barack Obama at Kirchentag, a gathering of some 140,000 celebrating the 500th anniversary of Luther's protestant reformation. Meanwhile, on the other side of town, something of a second reformation was quietly taking place. Three progressive theologians were, figuratively speaking, tacking a thesis to the door of the church of the establishment - one that might change the world, if we could embrace it. 

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OMNIA Leadership Team Leader Soraya Deen Speaks Out on Gender Equality, Culture, and the Future of the Muslim Voice in America.

OMNIA Leadership Team Leader Soraya Deen Speaks Out on Gender Equality, Culture, and the Future of the Muslim Voice in America.

Does male dominance of national politics affect everyday life for Muslim women? Should the inauguration of Donald Trump change our sense of personal security? Do our own communities unwittingly promote discrimination?  OMNIA Leadership Team Leader Soraya Deen, a national advocate for interfaith dialogue, and Nadia Najim, a college student raised in Portland -- discuss experiences, concerns, and expectations about their future in a changing and possibly hostile social landscape. (video courtesy of the City Club of Portland.)

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