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Europe's Muslim Crisis24:42
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photoA smoldering alienation is burning widely in Europe's huge Muslim population.

According to American writer and intellectual David Rieff, the continent is headed for a crisis. Multiculturalism won't help, he says. Deportation and hard bans on hate speech won't do the trick either.

Hear a conversation with Rieff, European scholar Tariq Ramadan, and German news analyst Josef Joffe about the crisis of Muslim estrangement in Europe.

Guests:

David Rieff, author of "At The Point of a Gun"

Tariq Ramadan, Islamic Scholar

Josef Joffe, Editor of Die Zeit, a German weekly newspaper.

This program aired on August 25, 2005.

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