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January 26, 2018
By: Taher Herzallah Like many of you, I was excited to hear the news that the New Orleans City Council unanimously passed a groundbreaking human rights resolution two weeks ago. The resolution, which created a process to screen contractors or...
(WASHINGTON, DC 1/26/18) Speaking alongside Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the economic summit in Davos yesterday, President Donald Trump once again insulted Palestinians, declared Jerusalem “off the table” in negotiations, and...
(WASHINGTON, DC 1/9/2018)—Over the weekend, the Israeli Strategic Affairs Ministry issued a blacklist, banning American Muslims for Palestine (AMP), along with 19 other justice-seeking organizations, from entry into Palestine/Israel, over...
(12/21/2017) - Today the United Nations General Assembly overwhelmingly voted in favor of a measure critical of U.S. President Donald Trump’s unilateral declaration of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. The nonbinding UN resolution was passed on...
(WASHINGTON, DC  12/18/2017) — On Saturday, December 16, thousands of Palestinian and Muslim Americans, along with Jews, Christians, and other allies, gathered in front of the White House to protest President Donald Trump’s recent...
(WASHINGTON, D.C., 12/5/17) -- On Wednesday, December 6, American Muslims for Palestine, the leading Muslim organization focused on Palestine in the U.S., will hold a press conference in front of the White House following President Trump's news...
MEDIA ADVISORY DC: Muslim, Arab-American, Interfaith Groups to Demand That Trump Not Alter Status of Jerusalem (WASHINGTON, D.C., 12/4/17) -- On Tuesday, December 5, a coalition of American Muslim, Arab-American, human rights, and...
(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....