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South African Ambassador to Lead Discussion on Civic Approaches to Religious Radicalism

Ebrahim Rasool

Georgia State University and the Carter Center are proud to welcome Ebrahim Rasool, the South African Ambassador to the United States. Ambassador Rasool will lead a discsussion entitled “Disarming a Vigilante Militia: Lessons from Cape Town, South Africa,” in which he will discuss his role in the peacful disarmament of the Muslim extremist organization PAGAD (People Against Gangsterism and Drugs).

The event will be held on Wednesday, April 17 from 5:00-7:30 at the Commerce Club, 191 Peachtree St. NE, 49th floor, Lane Room A.

Attendance is free and open to the public. Please contact Dr. Abass Barzegar (Assistant Professor  of Religious Studies) at to reserve a seat.

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