This class will continue on from Islam/Middle East 101 and explore, in more detail, such topics as: issues of the politics of oil and water, Shia and Sunni issues, the mosque to the state in several nations, the pull/push of natinalism-fundamentalism- secularism in the area, imperialiaism over the Arabs the last 100 years,the American alliance with the theocratic Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the Palestinian-Israeli confict since 1917 and American foreign policy in the area today.
Date: 3/25/2019 - 4/10/2019
Fee: $90 Time: 1 pm to 3 pm
To register or learn more, contact Oasis at 314-862-4859 ext. 24 or www.stloasis.org