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(WASHINGTON DC 02/16/2017) -- Capitol Police arrested two staff members from the American Muslims for Palestine after they disrupted confirmation hearings for David Friedman, President Trump's pick for ambassador to Israel, at the Senate Foreign...
By Molly McCluskey (First published on Middle East Eye) WASHINGTON, DC - Hours after Donald Trump welcomed Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for an official state visit, hundreds of people, including many Jews, gathered at the...
  (WASHINGTON DC 02/12/2017) -- The American Muslims for Palestine (AMP) met with U.S. State Department officials on Feb. 9 to discuss President Trump’s plans to move the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem and to advocate against the expansion of...
BDS upholds the simple principle that Palestinians are entitled to the same rights as the rest of humanity and asks people and institutions to call for the Boycott of those who participate in and benefit from Israeli occupation of Palestine....
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact Kristin Szremski National director of media and communications 202.796.8417; media@ampalestine.org (WASHINGTON DC 01/25/2017) –The American Muslims for Palestine, a national education organization, today is...
[Note: This article and graphic were first published on Al Shabaka.] East Jerusalem is considered an occupied territory. Under international law, the de facto annexation by the Israeli government is considered illegal. Throughout its...
Linda Sarsour, executive director of the Arab American Association and co-organizer of the Women's March, has come under serious attack by Islamophobes, Zionists and bigots. The American  Muslims for Palestine believes we need to build each...
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January 25, 2017
Since the start of the Oslo negotiations how many houses have been demolished? During the Oslo negotiations (1993-2000), some 740 homes were demolished. Another 5,000 homes have been demolished since the beginning of the second Intifada (October...
Kareem El-Hosseiny, the national government relations coordinator for American Muslims for Palestine (AMP), and Codepink’s Ariel Gold met with US State Department officials on Jan. 5 to advocate on behalf of Issa Amro, a Palestinian human rights...
The American Muslims for Palestine, a national education organization, is heartened that Secretary of State John Kerry partially broke with longstanding diplomatic norms and euphemism by exposing some of the truth about the Israeli occupation,...