past events : Islam and Social Justice
“Remember, it is forbidden to live in a town which has no garden or greenery.” ~Kiddushin 4:12 (Jewish engagement laws)
Saturday, March 18, 2006 / 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
University of Michigan
911 N. University Ave
Ann Arbor, MI
The Muslim Graduate Students' Association at the University of Michigan has invited Shireen Pishdadi to speak at their conference on Islam & Social Justice. Her workshop focuses on the significance of environmental ethics in Islam, and how to intrepret those ethics within the context of a consumption-oriented society. The workshop will also discuss environmental links to social justice.
For more information and to register, visit http://www.umich.edu/~muslims/isjconference.htm