Becker Writes for Washington Post Acts of Faith Blog on Jewish-Muslim Unity in the Age of Trump

Department News
August 24, 2016

Graduate Student Elisabeth Becker Topkara recently published an Op-Ed in the Washington Post Acts of Faith Blog, expressing the hope and fear associated with bringing up a child in a world marked by religious conflict. She writes: “It does not matter whether we bow down or raise our hands in prayer, who we believe is the last prophet (if we believe at all), or what we name our newborns. We should fight for these new lives, whose heartbeats remain steady and clear: our only embodiments of peace.” The full article can be viewed here: Washington Post.