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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 19, 2021 | 6 PM EST | AMPalestine.org | Washington, DC -- American Muslims for Palestine (AMP) objected to the statement made today by Antony Blinken, President-elect Joe Biden's nominee for Secretary of State,...
AMP strongly condemns today's moves by the State Department to legitimize illegal Israeli settlements in occupied Palestinian territory, to further fragment Palestine by dividing the West Bank from the Gaza Strip, and to delegitimize the nonviolent...
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Washington, DC)--Today, American Muslims for Palestine (AMP) solemnly commemorates the 103rd anniversary of the Balfour Declaration, issued on this date in 1917. Named after the United Kingdom’s Foreign Secretary Arthur...
October 22, 2020 (Washington, DC) - A federal court in Chicago handed a victory to American Muslims for Palestine on Tuesday, October 20, 2020, ruling in its favor. Since May 2017, the plaintiffs of the case had been trying to hold AMP responsible...
Statements
October 09, 2020
Oct. 8, 2020 - In recent weeks, numerous Muslim and Palestinian Americans have expressed concern about reported ties between Emgage and Emgage leaders with anti-Muslim and anti-Palestinian groups. Some of the specific concerns expressed to USCMO...
The USCMO is an umbrella organization of major national, regional, and local Muslim organizations in the United States. AMP is a proud co-founding member of the council that aims to give the American Muslim community a collective voice. We will...
Statements
September 22, 2020
American Muslims for Palestine (AMP) is aware of and is addressing the grave allegations embroiling Emgage over its previous, and evidently ongoing, ties to Islamophobic and Zionist organizations.  From day one, we have taken these accusations...
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE     New Jersey Civil Rights Groups Condemn ADL for 'Smearing' Muslim Leader Who Expressed Black-Palestinian Solidarity Against Racist Police Brutality  (SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J. - 7/14/2020) -- A...
Statements
June 05, 2020
On Friday, June 5, Palestinians and their supporters will mark 53 years since the 1967 Naksa began, when Israeli forces occupied the remaining 22 percent of historic Palestine--the West Bank, including East Jerusalem, and the Gaza Strip--not...
American Muslims for Palestine (AMP) stands firmly in solidarity with Black Americans and all marginalized communities experiencing state-sanctioned violence in Minnesota and around the United States.  From the police killing Michael Brown...