A leading group of advocacy, civil rights, community, and faith-based groups call for an objective investigation into the tragic death of a young African-American Muslim teenager in Lake Stevens.
I Listened to the President Stand Up for Our Shared American Values by Jawad Khaki Last night, I had a…Read More
Muslim Advocates Partners with Faith Leaders and Civil Rights Advocates to Launch Interfaith Project at White House Event The more…Read More
Anti-Muslim Bigotry Rises Alongside Hateful Rhetoric **We are now updating this information regularly elsewhere on our site. You can view…Read More
Anti-Muslim Bigotry Rises Alongside Hateful Rhetoric By Brenda Abdelall, Charities Program Director, Muslim Advocates **We are updating this post regularly…Read More
Thank You, Aaron Rodgers By Farhana Khera, Muslim Advocates This piece is also cross-posted on Huffington Post. Click here to…Read More
On Thursday, Ocotber 22nd, Muslim Advocates co-hosted a briefing with the Sikh Coalition on Capitol Hill to urge members of…Read More
Anti-Muslim hate is a growing crisis. See how it is affecting the lives of Americans across the country.
We want to create a better world where every American can practice our faith freely and go about our daily lives, so that no one has to experience the pain and horror of losing a loved one to senseless violence.
Muslim Advocates along with 19 other civil rights and faith groups jointly signed an open letter to the media asking reporters to seriously consider the role they play in creating stereotypes, keep their coverage factual, and avoid divisive rhetoric.
The resignation of Jack Whitley serves as an example of how our collective voices can make a real difference.
Ms. Khera spoke on the role of federal resources and leadership to “stem the tide of hate crimes” in light of increased hate crimes against Muslims and others based on their race, ethnicity, religion, gender, or sexual orientation.
Earlier this month, Ben Affleck courageously took a stand on Bill Maher’s show, Real Time. He questioned Maher and his…Read More
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Attia Gray is a powerful example of the importance of standing up for one’s rights, no matter the obstacles we may face, either in local communities or in federal policy.