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Imprisoned Al-Jazeera Journalist Details Abu Ghraib Torture

Date: May 9, 2014 | Categories: Islamophobia, News, News,

Source: Democracynow.org – Imprisoned Al Jazeera Journalist Details Abu Ghraib Torture & Why He’s Suing U.S. Contractor CACI Ten years after the first publication of photos from inside the Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq, we speak to Al Jazeera journalist Salah Hassan about his torture by U.S. forces inside the facility. To date, no high-ranking U.S. official has been held accountable …


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Witnessing Against Torture

Date: June 2, 2011 | Categories: News, Past Events All,

People standing in the hallways and lobby were taken by surprise. Who would have expected to see a demonstration (though small) at a peaceful convention. And, yes that was exactly what happened at the ICNA – MAS Convention in Hartford, CT on May 29, 2011. At the convention, ICNA Council for Social Justice organized a few workshops and one of …


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Interfaith Dinner at ICNA – MAS Convention

Date: May 30, 2011 | Categories: News,

What a gathering it was. About 150 faith leaders came together at the Interfaith Dinner on May 29, 2011 which took place at the ICNA – MAS Convention in Hartford, CT. A tradition which started in 2005 and since then every year at the Convention faith leaders from Hartford area are invited to this dinner. The Dinner program was opened …