Archive for the ‘AIC D.C. Center’

AIC Condemns ISIL’s Murder of James Foley

08/21/2014 | AIC D.C. Center | Blog | Domestic news | Iraq

  American Islamic Congress strongly condemns the brutal beheading of journalist James Foley by the terrorist group, the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL). As Muslim Americans, we […]

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“ISIS in Iraq: Political or Religious Conflict?” Briefing

08/14/2014 | AIC D.C. Center | Blog | Capitol Hill

by Tayyaba Bukhari On Thursday, July 31st AIC hosted ISIS in Iraq: Political or Religious Conflict discussion on Capitol Hill, with guest speakers Congressman Frank Wolf, Yasir Shallal, Kadhim Alwaely […]

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AIC D.C. Center To Host Matthew Levitt, Author and Foreign Policy Practitioner

WASHINGTON, D.C., December 19— The American Islamic Congress D.C. Center is proud to host an event with Matthew Levitt, who will discuss his latest book, “Hezbollah: The Global Footprint of Lebanon’s […]

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The American Islamic Congress (AIC) and its Project Nur (PN) are pleased to announce the upcoming fourth event in our groundbreaking series Science and Islam, supported by the John Templeton Foundation, and co-sponosred by the UC Berkeley Center […]

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Somali Americans Crucial for Bringing Down Al Shabab

by Nasser Weddady Following an attack by a militant Islamic group al-Shabab on Kenya’s Westgate mall in Nairobi on September 21, which left at least 60 dead, a small group […]

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AIC Tunisia “The Leader” Competition Featured in L’Expert Magazine

09/25/2013 | AIC D.C. Center | News | Tunisia

AIC Tunisia’s “The Leader” competition was featured in L’Expert Magazine in an article, entitled ,”The Leader:  Fostering Social Leadership,” on September 19. Click here to read the article in French.

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Fred Hiatt at conference “Civil Society Under Assault”

09/17/2013 | AIC D.C. Center | Blog

Fred Hiatt, Washington Post Editorial Page Editor,  delivered a keynote address at the conference “Civil Society Under Assault” on September 12 in Washington, DC. The conference was co-hosted by Freedom House and […]

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Don’t Expect a Breakthrough on Syria in Geneva

09/12/2013 | AIC D.C. Center | Blog | News

Anna Borshchevskaya As Secretary of State John Kerry  and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov meet in Geneva to discuss the Syrian crisis, President Obama hopes the talk yield a “concrete […]

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Zainab al-Suwaij Condemns ‘Millions Muslims March’ in Christian Post

09/11/2013 | AIC D.C. Center | News

AIC Executive Director Zainab al-Suwaij is quoted in the Christian Post, condemning the ‘Millions Muslims March’ scheduled for 9/11. Click here to read the article.

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Zainab al-Suwaij Discusses Meaning of Ramadan with EPIC

On   August 6, AIC Executive Director Zainab al-Suwaij discusses the meaning of Ramadan with The Education for Peace in Iraq Center (EPIC).  Click here to listen to the podcast  

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AIC’s Executive Director speaks with NPR Berlin and America Abroad on Countering Violent Extremism

AIC’s Executive Director, Zainab Al-Suwaij spoke at a live town hall event in Philadelphia with Jacki Lyden and NPR’s Paris correspondent Eleanor Beardsley from Berlin. America Abroad Media and NPR Berlin […]

AIC’s Executive Director speaks on Public Radio International about Radical Recruiters

AIC’s Executive Director Zainab Al-Suwaij spoke with Joyce Hackel of Public Radio International concerning the Counter Violent Extremism Summit held by the White House. Zainab spoke about methods by recruiters […]

02/20/2015 | News | Zainab Al-Suwaij

AIC’s Executive Director speaks on PBS News Hour

AIC’s Executive Director Zainab Al-Suwaij spoke to PBS News Hour’s Judy Woodruff about countering violent extremism and AIC’s program, Project Nur and their campaign “Voices Against Radicalism.” Click below to […]

02/19/2015 | Domestic news | News
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