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AMP in solidarity with Movement for Black Lives

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August 10, 2016
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Two years ago a police officer in Ferguson, MO, shot and killed an unarmed black man named Michael Brown. The response of the black community and the launch of the hashtag #blacklivesmatter shifted the conversation on American race relations...

McCollum Leads 20 Members of Congress Urging President Obama to Create Special Envoy for Palestinian Youth

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June 21, 2016
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For Immediate Release June 20, 2016 McCollum Leads 20 Represetatives Urging President Obama to Create Special Envoy for Palestinian Youth Letter cites urgent need to address human rights abuses, a brighter future for children...

Anti-BDS amendment submitted to Defense Authorization Act of 2017

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June 08, 2016
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On May 25, 2016, Sen. Mark Kirk, (R-IL) and 16 co-sponsors submitted an anti-BDS amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2017 (S. 2943), allowing state and local governments to withhold business from entities engaged in...

AMP mourns passing of Muhammad Ali but celebrates his legacy

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June 04, 2016
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The American Muslims for Palestine expresses our deepest condolences to our nation and to the family of Muhammad Ali. Muhammad Ali not only achieved his greatness in the boxing ring, he also achieved it by allowing a high moral compass to guide...

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The American Muslims for Palestine is #ShiftingTheConvo about Palestine! We're busy bringing the Palestinian narrative to delegates at the Republican National Convention this week, and next week we will be in Philadelphia doing the same with...

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