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ICNA Colorado Celebrates Black History Month

Source: ICNA.ORG The Islamic Circle of North America, Colorado, in conjunction with the Muslim Student Associations in Denver, Boulder and Fort Collins and local mosques, is proud to present a variety of events to celebrate Black History Month. Imam Khalid Griggs, the Imam of the Community Mosque of Winston-Salem in North Carolina and Chairman of ICNA Council for Social Justice, …


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Ferguson, Missouri: Any Town, USA

By Imam Khalid Griggs “I am sick and tired of being sick and tired.” Fannie Lou Hamer, iconic Mississippi civil rights activist and organizer, uttered her now transcendent words on August 22, 1964, testifying before the Credentials Committee of the Democratic National Convention. After being nearly beaten to death in a Mississippi jail for simply trying to register to vote, …