UPDATE 6/18: Conservative Christian Group Protests Saudi Academy

Update 6/18
The Traditional Values Coalition staged a small protest yesterday at the academy, alleging that the school teaches intolerance and hatred of Jews and Christians. The story is here.

Updated 5/22
Mount Vernon District Supervisor Gerald W. Hyland (D) said he reviewed the school's textbooks and found no reason for concern. The story is here.

Updated 12/10
The latest on the scrutiny the Islamic Saudi Academy is facing is in today's Metro section.

Updated 11/16
The latest news is in today's Metro section.

Originally posted 10/19
The U.S. State Department is being urged by a federal panel, the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom, to shut down a Fairfax school that is supported by the government of Saudi Arabia until the school can prove that it is not teaching religious intolerance. The story is on today's front page.

By Focus on Fairfax |  June 18, 2008; 8:53 AM ET  | Category:  Government , Religion , Schools
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