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Muslim Civil Rights Group to Zuckerberg: Reported Hate Groups are Still on Facebook, Undergo a Civil Rights Audit

graphic that says, "Hey, Mark. Stop violating our rights."

The following is a reaction from Madihha Ahussain, special counsel for anti-Muslim bigotry at Muslim Advocates, to Mark Zuckerberg’s congressional testimony declaring “we do not allow hate groups on Facebook. If there’s a group that their primary purpose or a large part of what they do is spreading hate, we will ban them from the platform overall.

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119 Faith and Civil Rights Groups File Amicus Brief in Support of DACA Recipients

This week, Muslim Advocates and the law firm of Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler, LLP filed an amicus brief on behalf of 119 religious groups and organizations representing or working with faith communities asking the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit to suspend the government’s planned termination of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (DACA).

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