Posts Tagged ‘American Islamic Congress’

SACRAMENTO BEE: U.S. Commission On Civil Rights Announces Nov. 9th Briefing: Federal Civil Rights Engagement with the Arab and Muslim American Communities Post 9/11

11/5/2012 | News

WASHINGTON, Nov. 5, 2012 — The United States Commission on Civil Rights announces that it will hold a public briefing on November 9, 2012 starting at 9:30am ET on the […]

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WASHINGTON POST: AIC Executive Director Zainab Al-Suwaij profiled

07/11/2012 | News | Zainab Al-Suwaij

WASHINGTON — July 11, 2012 — The Washington Post’s Emily Wax profiled AIC Executive Director Zainab Al-Suwaij in the paper’s Style section today. This piece details Zainab’s long and intriguing […]

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VOICE OF AMERICA: AIC COO Abdel Maliky speaks at Washington Rally for Peace in Sudan

05/1/2012 | News

WASHINGTON, May 01, 2012 – American Islamic Congress COO Abdel Maliky spoke today at a rally calling for peace in Sudan and South Sudan. Speaking from the stage in Lafayette park […]

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[VIDEO] AIC’s Zainab Al-Suwaij discusses Egypt after the Revoution

04/19/2012 | News

WASHINGTON, April 19, 2012 – AIC executive director Zainab Al-Suwaij appeared at the Bipartisan Policy Center today to discuss Egypt in the post-revolution era. From BPC’s press release: “More than […]

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‘The Revolution will be Tweeted’ – Panel discussion features AIC Civil Rights Outreach Director

04/3/2012 | News

MORGANTOWN, W. VA., April 3, 2012 – AIC’s Nasser Weddady participated today in a lively panel discussion on Social Media and Free Speech in the Middle East. The event took place at West […]

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Project Nur’s UCSB chapter selected to attend the Clinton Global Initiative

03/28/2012 | Press Releases | Project Nur

WASHINGTON, March 28, 2012 – In a highly selective decision process, the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) chose UCSB’s chapter of Project Nur for their community service project for this year’s “goal to take […]

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VIDEO: Zainab Al-Suwaij discusses ‘Soulmates: Resurrecting Eve’ with Juliana Pilon

03/27/2012 | News

WASHINGTON, March 27, 2012 – AIC’s Executive Director Zainab Al-Suwaij discusses faith and Juliana Pilon’s new book, “Soulmates: Resurrecting Eve.” Watch the discussion at The Institute for World Politics.  

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‘Faith, Money, Power’ brings together experts in civic engagement, public affairs, branding and emerging markets

03/20/2012 | Press Releases

WASHINGTON, March 20, 2012 – The American Islamic Congress (AIC) will present “Faith, Money, Power: Leveraging the Buying Power and Influence of American Muslims” on April 3 in Washington, D.C. This pioneering forum will […]

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Sohrab Ahmari featured in The Atlantic

03/20/2012 | News

WASHINGTON, March 20, 2012 – Sohrab Ahmari was featured in The Atlantic today for his work detailing the remarkable rise, fall, and flight to freedom of an man who fell in […]

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AIC Egypt Director interviewed at ‘Change Your World Cairo 2012′ summit

03/14/2012 | News

CAIRO, March 14, 2012 – Today Basma Mostafa of The Community Times sat down with AIC Egypt Director Dalia  Ziada to discuss women’s rights in the era of government formation […]

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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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