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ICNA condemns Myanmar massacres, ethnic cleansing

Date: September 5, 2017 | Categories: Global Injustice, Press, Press,

The Islamic Circle of North America strongly condemns the massacre and ethnic cleansing of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar by the Myanmar military and extremist Buddhist factions. The recent wave of violence, as reported by several media and human rights agencies, has resulted in the death of over 400 people at the hands of Myanmar military and there are many eyewitness …

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President Trump Must Condemn White Supremacists

Date: August 14, 2017 | Categories: Press, Press, Structural Racism,

NEW YORK, NY (August 13, 2017) – The Islamic Circle of North America requests President Trump join with other national, state, and local leaders in condemning the Charlottesville terrorist attacks by white supremacists. A crowd of anti-racist protestors were mowed down killing one woman and injuring 19 others. Republicans such as House Speakers Paul Ryan, Marco Rubio and Jeb Bush …

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400+ Muslims Participate in 3rd National Muslim Advocacy Day on Capitol Hill

Date: May 8, 2017 | Categories: News, Press,

More than three times as many people — 400-plus — showed up to lobby this year on Capitol Hill compared with the first time the U.S. Council of Muslim Organizations held the event in 2015. They represented over 30 different states. More than 60 ICNA members, representing 12 states, participated in the event which was held on Monday and Tuesday, May 1-2. This is …