‘I have known Islam on three continents’Joel Gilbert, an expert on Islamic history, noted Obama wore the ring during his speech in Cairo on June 4, 2009, in the first months of his presidency.“Now we have a new context for what Obama meant when he told the audience in Cairo that he has ‘known Islam on three continents,” Gilbert said. “He also told the audience that he considered it part of his responsibility as president of the United States ‘ ‘to fight against negative stereotypes of Islam
http://www.pinterest.com/pin/7248049374320113/ High-resolution photo of Barack Obama's wedding ring shows no traces of an Arabic inscription, let alone the phrase 'No God but Allah.' Contrary to what has been claimed in various online sources, President Obama's gold wedding ring does not feature the Muslim saying "No God but Allah" in Arabic script. It bears no visible inscription at all, only an abstract design.
NEW YORK – As a student at Harvard Law School, then-bachelor Barack Obama’s practice of wearing a gold band on his wedding-ring finger puzzled his colleagues. Now, newly published photographs of Obama from the 1980s show that the ring Obama wore on his wedding-ring finger as an unmarried student is the same ring Michelle Robinson put […]