East County News Service
June 10, 2017 (Ramona) – Nonie Darwish, a human rights activist, will speak on “The Difference between Biblical and Islamic Values” at a Ramona Tea’d forum on Saturday, June 24th. Darwish was born and raised in Egypt as a Muslim, but converted to Christianity after moving to the United States. She is an author, lecturer and Senior Fellow at the Center for Security Policy.
The free event will be held at the Ramona Lutheran Church, 520 Sixteenth St., Ramona. Doors open at 11 a.m.; program begins as 12 noon.
She is the author of three books: Now They Call Me Infidel; Why I Renounced Jihad for America, Israel and the War on Terror, Cruel and Usual Punishment: The Terrifying Global Implications of Islamic Law, and The Devil We Don't Know: The Dark Side of Revolutions in the Middle East. Darwish's speech topics cover human rights, with emphasis on women's rights and minority rights in the Middle East. She is also the founder of the organization Arabs for Israel.
Ramona Tea’d is affiliated with the Tea Party movement, describing itself as a “nonpartisan, pro-Constitution Citizens Action Group.” For details, visit www.RamonaTead.com.