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In the News: St. Thomas Chaplain Explains Eid al-Fitr Holiday

Dr. Sadaf Shier, a Muslim chaplain at the University of St. Thomas in Minnesota, spoke to “Trending Now,” a Canadian news program, about the three-day Eid al-Fitr festival that marks the end of Ramadan.

From the newscast:

“Through this physical experience of hunger and thirst, we deeply understand what it means to be marginalized,” Shier said.