Interfaith Leaders: “Silence Is Not an Option”

Watch excerpts from Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly senior associate producer Patti Jette Hanley’s interviews with religious leaders at a September 7 press conference in Washington, DC to denounce bigotry against Muslims in America. Listen to Dr. Roy Medley, general secretary of the American Baptist Churches; Rabbi Steve Gutow, president and CEO of the Jewish Council for Public Affairs; Dr. Michael Kinnamon, general secretary of the National Council of Churches; Dr. Sayyid Syeed, national director of the Islamic Society of North America’s Office of Interfaith and Community Alliance; and Dr. Welton Gaddy, president of the Interfaith Alliance.