Posts Tagged ‘Egypt’

PHOTOS: Two Years After Tahrir

Photos from AIC’s event Two Years After Tahrir  which examined democratization and current religious freedom issues in Egypt. Panelists Eric Trager, Dwight Bashir and Safei-Eldin Hamed offered expert insight into the […]

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AIC holds Two Years After Tahrir event on Capitol Hill

03/27/2013 | Capitol Hill | Press Releases

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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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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AIC Executive Director Zainab Al-Suwaij participates in women’s freedom panel

11/27/2012 | News | Zainab Al-Suwaij

Washington, DC—On November 16, 2012, WFPG hosted a panel discussion on “How Have Women’s Political Rights Fared in Egypt?”. Panelists included Zainab Al-Suwaij of the American Islamic Congress, Yassmine ElSayed […]

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PRI’s THE WORLD: ‘Why Do They Still Hate Us?’

09/19/2012 | Nasser Weddady | News

“Was the Arab Spring Worth It?” wondered CNN in its segment “Situation Room.” And it’s gotten a whole rash of angry responses. Arab Spring activist Nasser Weddady addressed the question, […]

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CNN: AIC Executive Director Zainab Al-Suwaij speaks about the Middle East crisis

09/17/2012 | News | Zainab Al-Suwaij

Zainab Al-Suwaij, AIC’s Executive Director, sat down to speak with CNN’s Early Start about the crisis in the Middle East and how the United States should move forward. Watch the […]

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ARTSCOPE: Egyptian Moments, Roxbury Connections at the AIC Center

06/29/2012 | AIC Boston Center | News

BOSTON, June 29, 2012 -– The work of five Roxbury artists has traveled to Back Bay’s American Islamic Congress for Discover Roxbury’s latest exhibition, “Egyptian Moments, Roxbury Connections.” Inspired by […]

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ArtROX and AIC present a multimedia exhibit ‘Egyptian Moments, Roxbury Connection’

BOSTON, June 4, 2012 – Discover Roxbury’s ArtROX series and the American Islamic Congress (AIC) will present a multimedia art exhibit “Egyptian Moments, Roxbury Connection” this summer in Boston. The […]

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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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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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AIC’s Executive Director, Zainab Al-Suwaij, interviewed by the USA Today

The USA Today recently interviewed AIC’s Executive Director, Zainab Al-Suwaij, about Project Nur and the students’ effort to educate communities about the Syrian conflict. Click here to read the full article.

02/10/2014 | News

UICSPH Project Summary: U.S. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations praises program’s “proven results”

The University of Illinois at Chicago’s School of Public Health posted a summary abstract of AIC’s Ambassadors for Peace Project in Iraq, which wrapped up in December 2013. It highlights […]

12/15/2013 | News

American Islamic Congress Announces Fourth Annual Benefit: Light Up The Night

BOSTON, December 4— On the heels of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the U.N. Human Rights Day, the Cultural Center at the The American Islamic Congress (AIC) will […]

12/3/2013 | News | Press Releases
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