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Is There a Clash of Civilizations? In 2007 the United Nations created an ambitious new institution called the Alliance of Civilizations (AOC), dedicated to defusing crises that arise at the intersection of religion and politics and transforming education and mass media representations of Islam in hopes of changing public opinion. The AOC is the successor to… ckoproske 09/17/08 0
Islam and Human Rights The year 2008 marks the 60th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.  Yet its fundamental assumption - that human rights apply equally to all people, regardless of culture or religion - is challenged now more than ever.  For decades, the Organization of the Islamic Conference (OIC) has appropriated… ckoproske 09/17/08 0