Dr. M. Zuhdi Jasser is available to members of the media for comment.
The founder and president of the American Islamic Forum for Democracy (AIFD), Dr. Jasser is a devout Muslim and a former Lieutenant Commander in the United States Navy. He is a nationally recognized expert in the contest of ideas against political Islam and American Islamist organizations.
Dr. Jasser regularly briefs members of Congress on the threat of political Islam and has been called to testify on the issue of Muslim radicalization in the United States.
He has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, The Washington Times, The New York Post, The Dallas Morning News, CNN, CBS, Fox News Channel, MSNBC and BBC in addition to nationally syndicated radio programs.
He has spoken at hundreds of national and international events including universities, places of worship, and government venues. In just the past year he has spoken at the Hudson Institute’s “The Perils of Global Intolerance: The UN and Durban III,” The U.S. Strategic Command’s 2011 Deterrence Symposium panel on “What did the rest of the world learn about deterrence from the recent upheavals in the Middle East and Africa?” and at the National FBI Executive Institute on “Whose voice are you listening to? What are the questions we should be asking?”
Dr. Jasser is a contributing writer to a number of books and is the author of A Battle for the Soul of Islam: An American Muslim Patriot’s Fight to Save His Faith ( Simon & Schuster, June 2012). He is also featured in four documentaries America at Risk, Islam v Islamists, A Question of Honor and The Third Jihad.