National Islamic Convention begins in Houston with protesters and anti-protesters

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.
Data pix.

HOUSTON -  The 55th Annual Islamic Society of North America welcomed more than 30,000 Muslims from all over to Downtown Houston.

The three day convention is the largest gathering of Muslims focusing on faith and positive change to inspire communities around the world.

Protesters greeted attendees outside of the George R. Brown, citing Islamic views aren't good for America. Counter protesters were on site to defend the Muslims and their right to hold a convention.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.