Wafa Sultan Clashes with Muslim Cleric

Posted on: March 13, 2006 | Views: 2,183 | Comment

Espousing a view seldom expressed by someone with her cultural background, an LA-based Arab-American psychologist decries the current global conflicts as a clash between the those living in the Middle Ages and those in the 21st Century. The provocative exchange between Wafa Sultan and a conservative cleric originally aired on Al Jazeera. The clip was translated and is provided courtesy of MEMRI where a full transcript and newsletter signup are available.

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