from training.npr.org: https://training.npr.org/sources/eboo-patel/
As an American Muslim of Indian heritage, Eboo Patel turned his vision of interreligious cooperation into a youth movement, Interfaith Youth Core (IFYC). The organization’s goal is to promote respect for religious diversity and “common action for the common good.”
Patel was a member of President Obama’s Advisory Council of the White House Office of Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships. He was named one of America’s Best Leaders of 2009 by U.S. News and World Report and is the author of four books: Acts of Faith, Sacred Ground, Interfaith Leadership: A Primer and Out of Many Faiths: Religious Diversity and the American Promise.
Expertise: Religion, interfaith dialogue and cooperation, world religions
Location: Chicago, Ill.
Heard on WBEZ: Worldview: Eboo Patel meets the Dalai Lama
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