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Jason Van Boom is a writer, lecturer and consultant. He is a native of California. After having done doctoral studies in European history, he moved to Europe in May 2012, arriving in Germany and settling in Estonia. He currently resides in Turkey. He is writing a book about his travels in Europe and Turkey.
Friday, December 4, 2009 Member of the Swiss Political Party that Pushed for Minaret Ban Converts to Islam
Daniel Streich was a member of the Swiss People's party (SVP), the political party that pushed the minaret ban initiative. Streich is a military instructor in the Swiss Army and a local politician in the commune of Bulle. Formerly a devout Christian, he converted to Islam-"and kept it a secret for two years.