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(Washington, D.C. - 11/1/2017)—Tomorrow marks a century since the British government issued the Balfour Declaration, affirming Zionist colonial ambitions in Palestine and helping pave the way for the creation of the State of Israel. On...
September 27, 2017  To: The Honorable. Donald J. Trump  President  The White House  1600 Pennsylvania Avenue  Washington, D.C. 20500  The Honorable Elaine C. Duke  Acting Secretary  Department of...
WASHINGTON DC--09/16/2017 Tonight marks 35 years since Israel shot flares into the Sabra and Shatila refugee camps in Lebanon and orchestrated a three-day massacre that claimed the lives of thousands of mostly Palestinian and Lebanese civilians....
The American Muslims for Palestine today bids farewell to our sister, colleague and friend, Kristin Szremski, AMP national director of media and communications, as she moves on to pursue other opportunities within the Palestine solidarity community...
AMP's 10th annual Conference for Palestine in the US: 100 Years since Balfour will take place from Nov. 23-25, 2017 at the Hyatt Regency O'Hare.  Speakers include Dr. Hatem Bazian, Dr. Osama Abuirshaid, Ahlam Jbara, Noura Erakat, Dr. Rima...
(WASHINGTON DC 08/22/2017) – A U.S. district court judge vindicated the American Muslims for Palestine last week after she granted the organization’s request to dismiss a $156-million lawsuit against it and two of its leaders. Her decision affirmed...
(WASHINGTON, D.C., 8/10/17) - Representatives of the US Council of Muslim Organizations (USCMO), a coalition of leading national and local American Muslim organizations, met yesterday with State Department officials to discuss the ongoing Al-Aqsa...
The American Muslims for Palestine has joined together with a coalition of organizations, including Palestine Legal, the Center for Constitutional Rights, the US Palestine Community Network and others to oppose current bills in the House and the...
(WASHINGTON DC 07/27/2017) – While the world celebrates the removal of metal detectors, checkpoints and surveillance cameras outside the gates of Al Aqsa mosque sanctuary in Jerusalem, the American Muslims for Palestine reminds its supporters that...
Airline employee tells group it received orders from "Israeli immigration authorities" to refuse boarding to the five interfaith travelers.  (WASHINGTON DC -- July 24, 2017) – Five members of an interfaith delegation were prevented from...