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World Thinkers 2015: Reza Aslan

Historian of religion. United States/Iran

By Prospect Team  

Aslan’s biography of Jesus, Zealot, went to the top of the New York Times bestseller list after an aggressive interview on Fox News went viral. Once an evangelical Christian and now a Muslim, Aslan is a regular commentator on the position of religious minorities in the west and terrorist violence, both in the media and to his 115,000 Twitter followers.

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