Featured Initiatives

IRI Lecture: Dr. Uzma Jamil
Our Fellow of Muslim Studies, Dr. Uzma Jamil will be offering a public lecture in Chicago on the evening of March 17, 2020.More details soon!
IRI Lecture: Dr. Uzma Jamil
March 17, 2020
Story Project
IRI is gathering stories from communities of faith and social justice to create a new story and action forward through the divides of hate. Several creative projects will emerge.Learn More
Story Project
2018/19

Partnered Events

Video Play: Obstacle Course
Set in Naperville, Illinois, Obstacle Course explores reactions to a proposed Islamic Community Center on the site of a beloved landmark. Allyship, municipal politics, and Islamophobia all intersect in this head-on collision between fear mongering, well-intentioned liberalism & the peaceful practice of faith. Partnered with LSTC and SILK ROAD RISING.Learn More
Video Play: Obstacle Course
February 16, 2020

IRI in The World

Arts & Media

A Community Driven Podcast
In this 6-episode podcast launch, the IRI seeks to lift up the voices and experiences of people in the world experiencing and combating racism and Islamophobia. Through personal history, humor and honesty, we will discover best practices to counter anti-Muslim bias, hate and ignorance. Join us as we learn...and listen.Learn More
A Community Driven Podcast
Spring 2019

Other Events