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Connections: The Problems With "Islamophobia"


Author George Dardess is our guest, he's written a number of books about the differences between Islam and Christianity, and about religion in general. He says he's saddened by the "Islamophobia" that he sees coming out of Charlie Hebdo and other recent events. We talk about whether religions are inherently violent, and whether the world's major religions can reconcile differences.

Evan Dawson is the host of "Connections with Evan Dawson." He joined WXXI in January 2014 after working at 13WHAM-TV, where he served as morning news anchor. He was hired as a reporter for 13WHAM-TV in 2003 before being promoted to anchor in 2007.