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Dr. Amir Hussain:”American values and Islamic values are intertwined and are not as different as imagined.”

Dr. Amir Hussain:”American values and Islamic values are intertwined and are not as different as imagined.”

April 14, 2016, Amir Hussain, Professor of Theological Studies at Loyola Marymount University, gave a lecture on Islam and the building of America at Pacifica Institute Los Angeles branch. Dr....
From San Bernardino to Brussels: The Struggle Against Global Terrorism

From San Bernardino to Brussels: The Struggle Against Global Terrorism

On March 31, 2016, Pacifica Institute Los Angeles branch hosted a panel discussion titled “From San Bernardino to Brussels: The Struggle Against Global Terrorism” Panel speakers included...
An Interfaith Panel at Gahr High School

An Interfaith Panel at Gahr High School

On March 23, 2016 Gahr High School in Cerritos, CA hosted an interfaith panel organized by the school’s Philosophy Club under the guidance of Mrs. Lori Rodig. Seven leaders of different...
Pacifica Youth Joined the Focolare Community Event and Made a Presentation About the Institute

Pacifica Youth Joined the Focolare Community Event and Made a Presentation About the Institute

A group of youth from Pacifica Institute attended an interfaith event at the Christ Cathedral Academy along with the community of Focolare Movement. There were  more than a dozen speakers to...
Coastal Protection Updates by Senator Ben Allen

Coastal Protection Updates by Senator Ben Allen

On March 18, 2016, Pacifica Institute Los Angeles branch hosted California State Senator Ben Allen for a luncheon forum on Coastal Protection Updates. In 2014, California State Senator Ben Allen was...
The Interfaith Youth Council of Orange County 12th Annual Faith Forum and Festival

The Interfaith Youth Council of Orange County 12th Annual Faith Forum and Festival

Written By Gagandeep Kaur Mann Pictures Provided by Kurt Huckleberry The Interfaith Youth Council of Orange County 12th Annual Faith Forum and Festival On March 13th, 2016, the Interfaith Youth...
Pacifica Orange County, in partnership with “Miss Understanding,” Hosted the Fourth 2 Faiths 1 Friendship Mixer Event

Pacifica Orange County, in partnership with “Miss Understanding,” Hosted the Fourth 2 Faiths 1 Friendship Mixer Event

On Sunday, March 6, 2016, the Pacifica Institute, Orange County branch, in partnership with “Miss Understanding,” hosted the fourth 2 Faiths 1 Friendship Mixer event, which brought...
“The educators, civic leaders and religious leaders each have their roles to play to counter violent tendencies in their communities.”

“The educators, civic leaders and religious leaders each have their roles to play to counter violent tendencies in their communities.”

Combatting Cancer of Extremism Panel speakers were Rabbi Sharon Brous from IKAR, Edina Lekovich, spokesperson for Muslim Public Affairs Council and Joumana Silvana from City of Los Angeles Human...
Climate Change and How It Affects Our Community

Climate Change and How It Affects Our Community

On February 9th, three brilliant experts on climate change and its effects on the community joined a panel held by Pacifica institute, Orange County branch in collaboration with United Nations...
Conversation on Christian/Muslim Response to Refugees and Immigration

Conversation on Christian/Muslim Response to Refugees and Immigration

The Pacifica Institute, Seattle organized a live conversation on Christian/Muslim response to refugees and immigration. The participating speakers, Dr Michael Trice, Assistant Dean for Ecumenical and...