Muslims in the U.S. Representatives of the U.S. Council of Muslim Organizations held a year-end news conference at the National Press Club on the… read more

Muslims in the U.S. Representatives of the U.S. Council of Muslim Organizations held a year-end news conference at the National Press Club on the organization’s initiatives to combat anti-Muslim attitudes in the U.S. They announced decisions made during their summit the previous day on new educational, outreach, and civil empowerment initiatives to address growing Islamophobia in the U.S. and to enhance national security. New strategies would include a campaign to register one million Muslim-American voters by the 2016 presidential election and a “National Open Mosque Day.” In addition, the council would seek to increase emergency preparedness for Muslim institutions and citizens faciing hate crimes around the country. close

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  • Roula Allouch National Board Chair Council on American-Islamic Relations
  • Nihad Awad Co-Founder and Exec. Dir. Council on American-Islamic Relations
  • Mahdi Bray Executive Director Muslim American Society->Freedom Foundation
  • Zahid Bukhari President Islamic Circle of North America
  • Altaf Husain Vice President Islamic Society of North America
  • Oussama Jammal Secretary General U.S. Council of Muslim Organizations
  • Cheikh Ahmed Mbareck Executive Director Islamic Leadership Council Metropolitan New York
  • Kristin Szremski Director American Muslims for Palestine->Media and Communications
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Muslims in the U.S.

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Program ID:
402400-1
Category:
News Conference
Format:
News Conference
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 21, 2015
Last Aired:
Dec 22, 2015

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  • Dec 21, 2015 | 10:03am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 21, 2015 | 10:11am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 21, 2015 | 10:15am EST | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Dec 21, 2015 | 10:32pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 21, 2015 | 11:15pm EST | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Dec 22, 2015 | 4:26am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 22, 2015 | 3:05pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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