Links and Lectures

Dr. Abou El Fadl discusses Sharia Law on Thinking Aloud, Brigham Young University Radio, April 8, 2011. Excellent!
Dr. Abou El Fadl discusses why hadith are important and how hadith must be consistent with the moral message of the Qur'an to be authentic. He addresses the role of hadith and the problematic issue of accepting hadith wholesale or not at all. He discusses the hadith that are harsh towards women and why they are not consistent with faith. He speaks to the issue of gender equality.
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