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(WASHINGTON, D.C 03/07/2019)—After stating yesterday afternoon that there would be no vote on the sham anti-Semitism resolution that was initially intended to single out Rep. Ilhan Omar for her criticism of the Israel lobby, senior Democrats...
(WASHINGTON, D.C. 03/07/2019)—American Muslims for Palestine joins a broad coalition of Jewish, Muslim and progressive grassroots organizations in welcoming the resolution introduced by House Democratic leadership that condemns all forms of bigotry...
(WASHINGTON, D.C 03/06/2019)—American Muslims for Palestine is thrilled to announce that your efforts in support of Rep. Ilhan Omar have led to a decisive victory on Capitol Hill. After receiving fierce pushback, Democratic leaders have decided to...
(WASHINGTON, D.C 03/05/2019)—Once again, pro-Israel forces in Washington are attempting to muzzle Rep. Ilhan Omar and seeking to punish her as a "third strike" Ilhanfor daring to criticize the influence of the Israel lobby. Tomorrow, a proposed...
(WASHINGTON, D.C 02/12/2019)—Pro-Israel groups want quiet influence in Washington but get insecure when anyone shines a light on that power. This week, Rep. Ilhan Omar broke the internet with her rebuke of the Israel lobby's influence on politicians...
The new session of Congress began amid what is now the longest government shutdown in U.S. history. Rather than focusing on the more than 800,000 federal employees who are suffering without pay, Republican senators spent the last week trying to pass...
From all of us at AMP, we wish to extend our deepest gratitude to our generous donors who have enabled us to build on our vital advocacy programs and campaigns this new year. Your support will allow us to carry out the following in 2019: Hold...
(WASHINGTON, D.C. 1/7/2019)—In the midst of America’s partial government shutdown, Marco Rubio introduced in the Senate the first bill of the 116th Congress, the ill-defined "Strengthening America’s Security in the Middle East Act of...
Dear Friend of AMP,  Salam. I’d like to introduce myself. My name is Hebh Jamal and I am a college student and Palestinian activist from New York. I am also a proud member of AMP and have been active in my local chapter for the past few...
Salaam,  I was disturbed to read reports last week that a Palestinian American educator and children’s speech pathologist, in my home state of Texas, lost her job because she refused to sign a loyalty oath to Israel.  I shared the...