McLEAN, Va. (AP) - A private Islamic school supported by the Saudi government should be shut down until the U.S. government can ensure the school is not fostering radical Islam, a federal panel recommends.Read the rest at Always On Watch.
In a report released Thursday, the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom broadly criticized what it calls a lack of religious freedom in Saudi society and promotion of religious extremism at Saudi schools.
Particular criticism is leveled at the Islamic Saudi Academy, a private school serving nearly 1,000 students in grades K-12 at two campuses in northern Virginia's Fairfax County....
Thursday, October 18, 2007
Islamic Saudi Academy Again Under Scrutiny
It remains to be seen whether or not anything will come of the recommendation of a federal panel. From this source, October 18, 2007: