What better way to get a sense of our work, and hear first-hand from the people who are affected by our programming, than through the medium of video. You can also find a listing of our videos on our YouTube channel.
- VideosThu, 27 Mar 2014Shattering Taboos
Ali Tariq, a consultant with the Iqbal International Institute for Research and Dialogue at International Islamic University, Islamabad, discusses his 2014 visit to the US and his perceptions of Americans prior to and after his first visit. Reflecting on his experiences and interactions with Americans, he discovers the commonality that exists between people of the US and Pakistan.
- VideosThu, 27 Mar 2014UPIC: Working to Close the Gaps that Separate US
Rev. Robert Chase, Founding Director of Intersections International, welcomes the UPIC Delegation to Pakistan by sharing his experience on the perception gap that exists between Americans and Pakistanis and how he has seen these impressions evolve over time and continents. He addresses the need to close this gap, and also, why he believes UPIC’s interfaith work and dialogue will help to address the issue.
- VideosThu, 27 Mar 2014Raising Once Silent Voices
Dr. Munazza Yaqoob, Chairwoman of the Department of English at the International Islamic University, speaks about her involvement with the Critical Thinking Forum she established. By creating a community of young women, Dr. Yaqoob seeks to engage and guide them, promoting intellectual dialogue, intercultural understanding, harmony, tolerance, peace and flexibility of the mind.
- VideosThu, 27 Mar 2014Youth: Energy, Possibility and Change
Kelly McGrath, a George Mason University, PhD Student, and a UPIC Delegate, discusses how if we are to engage with a religious-based country such as Pakistan, we must value the religious component that is intertwined in almost every aspect of the Pakistani people’s lives. Kelly also speaks of the role youth play in change and implementation as we strive for peace and understanding between the US and Pakistan.
- VideosThu, 27 Mar 2014Moving Toward Convergent Understanding
The Hon. Abdul Sattar, Former Foreign Minister of Pakistan, addresses the UPIC Delegation about the evolution of relations between the US and Pakistan, speaking about times of closeness and times of difference. He shares how progress has been made and continues in restoring trust and confidence between the two countries.
- VideosTue, 25 Mar 2014Rev. Robert Chase talks about the US-Pakistan...
The Rev. Robert Chase discusses the Intersections International's US/Pakistan Interreligious Consortium's (UPIC) trip to Pakistan March 11-14, 2014. UPIC traveled to Islamabad with multi-faith religious leaders, community organizers, students and scholars to look at the challenges that confront us from a religious viewpoint.
- VideosWed, 22 May 2013What is Intersections?
Intersections International is a dynamic and diverse organization, dedicated to promoting peace, justice and reconciliation between disparate communities. To learn more about what Intersections is, and the work we do, please watch our engaging new video.
- VideosWed, 22 May 2013Javid Bhaiyat: One Cup of Milk
Shaykh Javid BHAIYAT is the Imam of the Islamic Community Center of Laurel, Maryland. He traveled to Pakistan with Intersections International to help make a positive difference in US/Pakistani relations, one cup of milk at a time. The US-Pakistan Interreligious Consortium (UPIC) spent a week in Pakistan in April, 2013.
- VideosTue, 21 May 2013Cadence: Home
Cadence: Home offers an intimate, honest, and compassionate entry into the world of four Americans recently returned to New York from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.
- VideosFri, 17 May 2013Melody Fox Ahmed: The Future of Pakistan-US...
Melody Fox Ahmed of Georgetown University's Berkley Center for Religion, Peace, and World Affairs discovers an alternative face of Pakistan while visiting Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS). The US-Pakistan Interreligious Consortium (UPIC) spent a week in Pakistan in April, 2013.