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Understanding Islam

A 3-part series. Moderated by Santa Clara County Supervisor, Joe Simitian. What does it mean to be a Muslim……the basics. Simitian: “We’re lucky to live in one of the most diverse places in the country,” said Simitian. “But without understanding the diverse cultures around us, misconceptions abound. Our goal is simple: to create a better Read More…

Messengers of Peace (Gallery Talk)

Foothill photography professor Ron Herman journeyed to Senegal to study the people and culture through photojournalism on a Fulbright Scholarship. Ron shares his experiences living among the most generous and tolerant people he has ever met. Their peaceful culture flies in the face of current messaging in America regarding Muslims. (produced by Becky Sanders, Toni Read More…