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Existing Models of Change: A Look at Solutions to Religious Bullying in the U.S. Today

Date: May 14, 2018 | Categories: Bullying, Past Events, Past Events All, Video All, Videos,

Across the US, many religious and non-religious groups are aware of the religious bullying and discrimination that is happening in several communities. However, the positive relationships and solutions that exist in spite of these harmful acts and attitudes are often not as evident. This presentation begins by sharing some statistical detail regarding religious bullying and discrimination in the US and …

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Microaggressions Against Muslim Women on University Campuses

After the events of 9/11, Islamophobia has led to a significant increase in both overt and covert discrimination toward the Muslim American population. Since Islamophobia adversely affected the Muslim American population’s well-being in a variety of settings, it is also important to understand its impact on Muslim American college students. The major objective of this study was to examine the …

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Islamic Perspective on Working Together

Dr. Zahid Bukhari presents the Islamic perspective on Muslims working with other faith groups and also the next level of partnership for social justice issues. The talk was given at Mount Vernon Unitarian Church in Alexandria, VA in October of 2017. Dr. Bukhari is introduced by Rameez Abid, Communications Director, ICNA Council for Social Justice.

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ICNA CSJ Co-Hosts #Justice4Stephon Rally in Baltimore, MD

Date: April 2, 2018 | Categories: Featured, News, News, Past Events, Past Events All, Structural Racism, Video All, Videos,

On April 1, 2018, ICNA CSJ in partnership with CAIR, MAS, MPOWER Change, and MSSA organized a rally at McKeldin Square in Baltimore, MD to oppose the unjust shooting of Stephon Clark by the Sacramento police in California last week. He was unarmed and shot eight times in the back as he talked on his cell phone in his grandmother’s backyard. The …

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Mind of a Bully: Why Kids Bully & How to Stop It

Date: March 23, 2018 | Categories: Bullying, Featured, Past Events, Past Events All, Video All, Videos,

Bullying is an important topic, and the discipline of Transformational Leadership has much to contribute to its understanding and prevention. We will be looking at the role of emotions in both the dynamics of bullying and bully prevention. We will teach tools to identify what is going on with bullies and ways to disarm them, as well as how communities …

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Webinar: Protecting Our Children, Stop School Bullying

Date: January 16, 2018 | Categories: Bullying, Featured, Past Events, Past Events All, Video All, Videos,

On January 10, 2018, Imam Khalid Griggs gave an excellent webinar on school bullying and the reason to get involved in this very important anti-bullying campaign. Some of the other things he spoke about include: Religious based bullying and its stats Why it’s important to talk about school bullying What adults (parents and teachers) can do to get involved and help …

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Muslim Ban 3.0: What You Need to Know

Date: October 10, 2017 | Categories: Featured, Islamophobia, Past Events, Past Events All, Video All, Videos,

As we know, the Trump Administration is taking its third attempt to push forward its Muslim ban. How is it different from the previous two? How will it impact you and your family? What types of visas does it impact? What precautions can you take? In this latest webinar, immigration lawyer Afia Yunus tells us what the latest ban means …

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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 …