Lauren Booth, 43, the half sister of Blair’s wife, Cherie, announced her decision at a weekend Global Peace and Unity rally in London.
“What I wanted to share with you today is that I am Lauren Booth and I am a Muslim,” she said to a cheering crowd.
Katib/Getty // Lauren Booth, sister-in-law of Tony Blair, stands next to a poster of Yasser Arafat in 2008
“I sat down and felt this shot of spiritual morphine, just absolute bliss and joy,” said Booth, a journalist, human rights activist and former reality-TV contestant.
“I also haven’t had a drink in 45 days, the longest period in 25 years,” Booth said. ( nydailynews.com )