Archive for March, 2013

Zainab al-Suwaij discusses gender inquality in the Middle East and Africa with Mame Khady Diouf, program associate at the Woodrow Wilson Center for Scholars

moderated by anchor Mike Walter,  CCTV

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AIC holds Two Years After Tahrir event on Capitol Hill

WASHINGTON, March 27, 2013 – The American Islamic Congress (AIC) marks the two-year anniversary of the Egyptian revolution tomorrow with a panel event examining democratization and current religious freedom issues […]

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THE WESTERN FRONT: Club hopes to ‘enlighten’ campus about Muslim community

03/22/2013 | News | Project Nur

Project Nur, AIC’s student-led campus initiative, expands to Western Washington University. Project Nur program coordinator Tyler Dixon explains why the club is a good fit for the university. “Western is […]

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MSNBC: Iraqis still face violence, corruption as they rebuild

03/20/2013 | News | Zainab Al-Suwaij

AIC’s Executive Director Zainab al-Suwaij discusses the legacy of the American invasion of Iraq and the challenges the country faces on MSNBC’s Up w/ Chris Hayes. View the full segment […]

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AIC hosts Indigenous Peoples’ Rights Summit

WASHINGTON, March 14, 2013 – The American Islamic Congress (AIC) kicks off its Indigenous Peoples Campaign today with a summit to discuss the challenges facing indigenous peoples and evaluate the […]

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INVITE: Two Years After Tahrir

03/8/2013 | AIC D.C. Center

On Thursday, March 28 2013, AIC will mark the two year anniversary of the Tahrir Square Revolution with the first event of the 2013 Capitol Hill Distinguished Speaker Series: Two […]

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INVITE: Indigenous Peoples’ Rights Summit

03/8/2013 | AIC D.C. Center

Next Thursday, March 14th, AIC will host the Indigenous Peoples’ Rights Summit at the AIC Center featuring keynote speaker Luis Felipe Duchicela, the Senior Advisor for Indigenous Peoples at the […]

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YEMEN TIMES: Free admission for Sana’a’s first ever human rights film festival

03/8/2013 | News

The Yemen Times highlights AIC’s Eye to Heart Film Festival in Sana’a, Yemen on March 5, 2013. The film festival is part of AIC’s and was the first of it’s […]

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