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Journey Into America

Honoring David McCourt, a Hero of 9/11

Craig Considine | Posted 09.15.2013 | Religion
Craig Considine

McCourt's story of immeasurable grief and the ability to overcome hatred makes him another hero of the 9/11 tragedy. He recently passed away at the age of 71 after a battle with cancer. His example is one which should not be forgotten.

A Challenge For The Media To Counter 'Burn The Quran Day'

Craig Considine | Posted 07.03.2013 | Religion
Craig Considine

Many people feel that the media plays a significant role in escalating tension between Americans and Muslims around the world. Giving coverage to One Film 9/11 is an opportunity for the media to prove their critics wrong.

Building Bridges at the U.S. Embassy in London

Craig Considine | Posted 02.25.2013 | Religion
Craig Considine

Ambassador Akbar Ahmed's "Journey into America," which I had the privilege of directing, documents our travels across the length and breadth of the U.S. If there is one person in the world today that could ease the conflict between America and the Muslim world, it is Amb. Ahmed.

'One Film 9/11' Can Make A Difference

Craig Considine | Posted 12.08.2012 | Religion
Craig Considine

We learned through "Innocence of Muslims" that one film can make a difference in the way Americans and Muslims perceive each other. Now is the time for another film to make a difference -- for the better.

What I Learned About America from Visiting 100 Mosques

Frankie Martin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Frankie Martin

It is this America, the true America, that inspires American Muslims to speak of their patriotism or millions upon millions of Muslims overseas to look to the US for justice, wisdom, and hope.

A Journey into America, Past and Present

Akbar Ahmed | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Akbar Ahmed

Muslims are for Americans what the Russians were for Churchill: "A riddle, wrapped in a mystery, inside an enigma." While the post-9/11 period brought...

Film on American Muslims Can Help Europe Understand Islam

Frankie Martin | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Frankie Martin

Nestled in a medieval village in the French countryside, we ate delicious international food and watched four films a day from all corners of the world.

Celebrating July 4th with Rick Warren and 45,000 Muslims

Frankie Martin | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Frankie Martin

This 4th of July I celebrated America's Independence with Pastor Rick Warren, Yusuf Islam (Cat Stevens) and 45,000 Muslims as a part of the Islamic Society of North America's annual convention.

Discovering America

Frankie Martin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Frankie Martin

In every country that we visited, the idea that Americans harbored negative opinions of Muslims was named as the "number one threat to the Muslim world" in surveys we distributed.