Abdelkader: A Faith Based Role Model for Today’s World
Date(s) - 04/29/17
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Lake Merced Boathouse
Who is El Emir Abdelkader?
He was the leader of the Algerian Muslims in their heroic resistance to French colonial aggression between 1830 and 1847. He was a scholar, a philosopher, a lover of liberty; a champion of his religion, a born leader of men, a great soldier, a capable administrator, a persuasiv orator, and a chivalrous opponent.