September 08, 2020
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To better understand Israel’s potential annexation of additional Palestinian land in the occupied West Bank, American Muslims for Palestine (AMP) -- a national, grassroots organization dedicated to educating the public about Palestine and advocating for freedom, justice, and equality for the Palestinian people--present Members of Congress and their staff with the following memo. The memo provides an overview of the legal framework that pertains to Israel’s military occupation of the West Bank, the history of Israel’s de facto and de jure annexation of Palestinian land, comparative...
April 06, 2020
Download the full report on the impact of our date boycott on Israeli exports of dates to the US.
April 03, 2020
Download and print this poster to give to store owners to join our boycott of Israeli dates.
April 03, 2020
Download the attached letter to give to shop owners to join our boycott of Israeli dates.
March 24, 2020
As-salāmu ʿalaykum. Fourteen years ago, we founded American Muslims for Palestine (AMP) as a small, all-volunteer organization to begin the important work of educating, organizing, and mobilizing the Muslim community in the United States to advocate for Palestinian rights. By the grace of God, and thanks to our supporters’ generosity, we’ve now grown to a professional organization with a dedicated staff of nine, more than a $1 million annual operating budget, and an office in our nation’s capital to better position ourselves to influence our country’s policies. We fill an...
November 20, 2019
Policy options for Congress on Israeli settlements after Department of State reversal on legal opinion that settlements are “inconsistent with international law’ November 20, 2019 American Muslims for Palestine (AMP) condemns in the strongest terms Monday’s decision by the Department of State to reverse a four-decade-old legal opinion that Israel’s settlements in Occupied Palestinian Territory are “inconsistent with international law”. AMP reaffirms that Israel’s settlements in the Palestinian West Bank, including East Jerusalem, are illegal. Article 49 of the Fourth Geneva...
October 30, 2019
In recent months, dozens of Burgerim fast-food chains have been popping up in the United States with many targeting Muslim communities through their “halal” menus. Burgerim, which translates to “many burgers” in Hebrew, is an Israeli-founded and Israeli-owned company, and continues to operate in Israel with several restaurants open across the region. While Burgerim in the U.S. is technically registered as a separate legal entity from the restaurant chain in Israel, the fact remains that Burgerim was founded on stolen Palestinian land, on the site of massacres, and has benefited from an...
October 21, 2019
Policy statement on H.Res.326 Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding United States efforts to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict through a negotiated two-state solution October 21, 2019 American Muslims for Palestine (AMP) applauds the intent of Reps. Lowenthal, Bass, and Connolly to put forward a constructive resolution to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian issue in a just and lasting manner by introducing H.Res.326. This type of congressional initiative is much-needed as a response both to the Trump administration and the Israeli government adopting...
August 28, 2019
American Muslims for Palestine (AMP) calls on Members of Congress not to cosponsor the misleadingly entitled Anti-Semitism Awareness Act of 2019 (S.852 and H.R.4009). AMP also calls on Members of Congress who have cosponsored this bill to withdraw their sponsorship from legislation which could harm the First Amendment right of students to speak and advocate for Palestinian rights. AMP is a national organization which educates the public about the just cause of Palestine and the rights of self-determination, liberty and justice. AMP upholds inherent human rights for all people...