WBEZ | Ahlam Jbara http://www.wbez.org/tags/ahlam-jbara Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Muslim Americans react to the death of Osama bin Laden http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-05-02/muslim-americans-react-death-osama-bin-laden-85922 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/segment/photo/2011-May/2011-05-02/NYC Getty Mario Tama.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>The news of Bin Laden’s death drew large, celebratory crowds in some major American cities. It was a patriotic moment that gathered thousands across the country of all colors, stripes and religious backgrounds. Among them were many Muslim Americans, who for more than a decade have faced hard times.<br> <br> For local reaction to the news of bin Laden, <em>Eight Forty-Eight</em> turned to <a href="http://www.ciogc.org/Go.aspx?link=7654381" target="_blank">Ahlam Jbara</a>, associate director of the Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago.</p></p> Mon, 02 May 2011 14:07:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-05-02/muslim-americans-react-death-osama-bin-laden-85922