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AIC Extends Sympathy to the Victims of the Orlando Shooting, their Families, and the LGBT community

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: American Islamic Congress 1718 M Street NW, #243 Washington, D.C. 20036 (202) 457-5890 www.aicongress.org “AIC Extends Sympathy to the Victims of the Orlando Shooting, their Families, […]

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AIC Extends Sympathy to the People of Belgium and Condemns Terrorist Attacks

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: American Islamic Congress 1718 M Street NW, #243 Washington, D.C. 20036 (202) 457-5890 www.aicongress.org   “AIC Extends Sympathy to the People of Belgium and Condemns Terrorist […]

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The Continuous Problem of Perpetuating Stereotypes

11/5/2014 | Blog | Uncategorized

Credit: Buzzfeed and Twitter by Zara Marvi Every year people get excited for the opportunity to dress up in costume for Halloween. Many people get the chance to show off […]

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Development Intern

10/27/2014 | Uncategorized

AIC seeks a Development Intern for its DC office. The position is flexible with regard to schedule and number of hours worked per week, although the ideal candidate will be […]

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Former Ambassador to Iraq Speaks About Countering ISIS

10/9/2014 | Blog | Uncategorized

Former Ambassador to Iraq Speaks About Countering ISIS By Michael Semel On October 2, I had the privilege of listening to the former U.S. Ambassador to Iraq, James Jeffrey, speak […]

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I’m Fed Up with Radicals

10/1/2014 | Blog | Uncategorized

“I’m Fed Up with Radicals” by Taameem Almaliki, Project Nur Coordinator at American Islamic Congress It has been a while since I have written something meaningful in English. I usually […]

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International Youth Day Selfie Contest!

08/6/2014 | Blog | Uncategorized

August 12, 2014 is International Youth Day. During this time, the world focuses on spreading awareness about youth-related issues and causes. AIC’s passionate about helping youth make positive changes in their […]

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The Tunisian Elections in a Period of Uncertainty

07/30/2014 | Blog | Tunisia | Uncategorized

by Manel Hamdi The Tunisian stumble path toward democracy began after the popular revolt against Ben Ali’s regime. Having its first free elections in October 2011, Tunisia believed that the […]

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Leading the youth to become leaders

07/17/2014 | Blog | Tunisia | Uncategorized

By Manel Hamdi A common definition of leadership states that it is ‘the process through which leaders influence the attitudes, behaviours and values of others.’ However, the concept of leadership […]

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Honor Killing In Pakistan

06/25/2014 | Blog | Uncategorized

By Veshal Gondal  Farzana Parveen, a 25 year old pregnant women, was stoned to death in front of the Lahore courthouse by her family members. Her only mistake was, that […]

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AIC Commends the Court Decision on Suspension of the Travel Ban on Persons from Seven Muslim-Majority Countries

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: American Islamic Congress 1718 M Street NW #243 Washington, DC 20036 Phone: +1 202 595 3160 aicongress.org (Washington, D.C., 02/10/2017) – “AIC Commends the Court Decision […]

AIC’s Executive Director Speaks at “Counter Radicalisation Programme” in Brussels, Belgium

December 4, 2015 Zainab Al-Suwaij talks about the impact of 9/11 and the “haunting” presence of Islamic extremism in both the West and the Islamic World at a briefing organized […]

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 […]

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