Archive for December, 2011

Nile Cruise TV interviews Zainab Al-Suwaij

12/30/2011 | Egypt | News | Zainab Al-Suwaij

Egypt’s Nile Cruise TV interviews AIC’s Executive Director Zainab Al-Suwaij about the fourth-annual Cairo Human Rights Film Festival.

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C.R.I.M.E Report Issue #87

The C.R.I.M.E. Report is a bi-weekly e-newsletter published by AIC’s HAMSA initiative that supports the struggle for individual rights in the Middle East and aims to connect activists around the world. […]

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Media coverage of AIC’s support for international religious freedom

12/18/2011 | Capitol Hill | News

Read about AIC’s successful campaign as part of an interfaith coalition to reauthorize USCIRF. Check out our coverage in The Washington Post and The Christian Science Monitor with additional blog […]

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Zainab al-Suwaij discusses the uphill battles women continue to face in male dominated cultures following the Arab Spring, with David Byrd of VOAMiddleEast

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Zainab al-Suwaij speaks as one of four women from diverse backgrounds to share stories of faith, courage and determination at the Face2Face Forum

hosted by the Embassy of the Kingdom of Bahrain, Washington D.C.

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The Washington Post: Does the U.S. religious freedom commission need last rites?

12/8/2011 | Capitol Hill | News

Check out this blog posting by Michelle Boorstein in the Washington Post about AIC’s efforts to reauthorize USCIRF (United States Commission on International Religious Freedom)..

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Project Nur December 2011 National Newsletter

12/5/2011 | Newsletters | Project Nur

Project Nur December 2011 National Newsletter: AIC reaches another milestone with a new cultural center; a calligraphy master class teaches PN students to write with flair; and we highlight issues in […]

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The Boston Globe: Muslim center opens in Back Bay

12/5/2011 | AIC Boston Center | News

Read The Boston Globe’s coverage of the opening of the AIC Cultural Center. “The American Islamic Congress hopes its new center will draw people of all faiths to the concerts, […]

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NPR: Hoping To ‘Demystify’ Islam, Muslim Center Moves To Newbury Street

WBUR’s Delores Handy covers the opening of the AIC Cultural Center on Newbury Street in Boston’s Back Bay. You can listen to or ready the story here. AIC’s Nasser Weddady […]

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