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The following is a statement from Scott Simpson, Public Advocacy Director of Muslim Advocates, regarding the disbanding of Trump’s Business Advisory Councils. Muslim Advocates and Color of Change spearheaded an initial campaign to pressure the members of these councils to step down in the aftermath of the Muslim ban.
Site falsely claimed American-Muslim comedian and radio host is a terrorist mastermind Washington, DC – Today, American Muslim radio host and…Read More
Washington, DC – Muslim Advocates filed a brief in Los Angeles County Superior Court urging the court to order the…Read More
President Trump is acting like the white-supremacist-in-chief.
Washington, DC – Today, Merck CEO Kenneth Frazier resigned from Trump’s manufacturing council today over Trump’s longtime riling up of…Read More
The following is a reaction to today’s remarks from President Trump regarding Saturday’s white nationalist rally in Charlottesville from Muslim Advocates’ Executive Director Farhana Khera.
Leaders from Bend the Arc Jewish Action, Color of Change, Human Rights Campaign, and Muslim Advocates gathered to condemn the violence and to urge President Trump to condemn this white supremacy rally and the movement as a whole. To be clear: there is only one side of hate.
Washington, DC – Today, Madihha Ahussain, special counsel for anti-Muslim bigotry at Muslim Advocates, released the following statement after a…Read More
Washington, DC – The following is a statement from Madihha Ahussain, Special Counsel for anti-Muslim Bigotry at Muslim Advocates, in…Read More
Washington, DC – Yesterday, the Daily Beast’s Betsy Woodruff reported that during the implementation of the first Muslim ban executive…Read More
Today, ACT for America, the nation’s largest grassroots anti-Muslim hate group, announced a series of “America First” September 9th rallies intended to sow division, fear, and hate.
As a nation, we derive our strength from our diversity, and our military is at its best when it mirrors the diversity of the nation it serves.
Farhana Khera, Executive Director of Muslim Advocates, attorney, and longtime civil rights advocate, recently sat down with fellow Wellesley alumnae Amita Parashar Kelly to recount her time on campus.
Washington, DC – The following is a statement from Johnathan Smith, legal director at Muslim Advocates, regarding yesterday’s FOIA request…Read More
Today, Muslim Advocates, Americans United for Separation of Church and State, the Southern Poverty Law Center, the Brennan Center for Justice, and Professor Shoba Sivaprasad Wadhia sent a Freedom of Information Act request to the State Department and the Trump administration seeking release of detailed information regarding several important but overlooked provisions of the Muslim Ban Executive Order: “extreme vetting” policies targeting certain visa applicants and a worldwide review of visa vetting and screening processes to identify additional countries to add to the list of targeted countries.