Injustice Against Humanity- An Islamic Perspective
Associate Chaplin & Assistant Research Scholar
New York University
Early in his presentation, Sheikh Faiyaz Jaffer declares, “Every human being desires justice,” and that this desire transcends religious boundaries. Yet, there is injustice all around us. In fact, in his experience as a chaplain Jaffer speaks with many students who feel oppressed in some way. He explains the three facets of justice in Islamic tradition. Jaffer emphasizes that everyone has a responsibility to speak out against injustice and oppression.
Recorded: May 2017