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ICNA CSJ Helps Coordinate Massive Protest in Houston

Date: September 24, 2019 | Categories: News, News, Past Events,

ICNA Council for Social Justice helped coordinate what could be the largest protest in American history against a foreign politician. While Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi attracted one of the largest receptions for a foreign head of state, nearly 20,000 people protested against him and the policies of his government in Houston, Texas yesterday on September 22, 2019. ICNA CSJ …

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ICNA CSJ Hosts Protest in Front of Burma Embassy in Washington, D.C.

Date: September 11, 2017 | Categories: Featured, Global Injustice, Past Events, Past Events All, Press, Press, Videos,

ICNA Council for Social Justice (CSJ) in partnership with Dar al-Hijrah, CAIR, American Muslims for Palestine, Dar al-Noor, ICNA VA Mosque, Muslim Ummah of North America, and Muslim American Society-DC, hosted a protest in front of the Myanmar (formerly Burma) Embassy in D.C. to demand a stop to the ethnic cleansing of its Muslim minorities known as Rohingya. They are a …

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CSJ Webinar: Al-Aqsa Mosque, Why BDS Matters

Date: August 2, 2017 | Categories: Featured, Global Injustice, Past Events, Past Events All,

Dr. Osama Abu Irshaid of American Muslims for Palestine and Br. Naeem Baig of ICNA Interfaith Initiative discuss a short history over the conflict, Al-Aqsa Mosque, and the BDS movement and why it matters so much. Any restriction imposed on Al-Aqsa Mosque is in direct violation of religious and human values as well as a crime against the Palestinian people. …

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ICNA CSJ Participates in Close Guantanamo Rally At the White House

Date: January 11, 2016 | Categories: Global Injustice, News, News, Past Events, Past Events All,

ICNA CSJ participated today in the close Guantanamo rally in front of the White House. Today marks the 14th anniversary of the first prisoners arriving at the detention center at Guantanamo Bay. The event was organized by Witness Against Torture, which works with various organizations in trying to shut down Guantanamo. The event was quite successful and many showed up despite …

Kashmir: Right of Self-Determination

Date: June 14, 2012 | Categories: Global Injustice, Past Events, Past Events All,

The evolution of the right of self-determination has been one of the great normative narratives of the twentieth century. It was part of the visionary contributions of President Woodrow Wilson, who despite a deep-seated conservatism, seemed to have an uncontrollable tendency to give credibility to normative ideas that contained implications that carried far, far beyond his intentions. Ever since the …