CNN Features Imam Zaid Shakir and Shaykh Hamza Yusuf In “25 Influential American Muslims”

Daniel Burke and Madeleine Stix


Today, CNN featured Zaytuna College’s Imam Zaid Shakir and Shaykh Hamza Yusuf in a groundbreaking video project of 25 crowd-sourced “Influential American Muslims.” In compelling 90-second videos, both Zaytuna scholars told stories filled with meaning. Imam Zaid shares how the anguished cries of a 10-year-old girl began his journey that led him to become a Muslim. Shaykh Hamza describes how a classroom conversation about Halloween between Zaytuna's students impressed a group of scholars accrediting the College.

Click here to watch stories from them and others on CNN.

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