Friends of American Muslims want them to step up efforts for political empowerment

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A gathering of lawmakers and interfaith leaders on Capitol Hill this week encouraged American Muslims to engage more widely in their communities through networking and political participation in order to empower themselves. The annual Ramadan Iftar Dinner at the Capital Visitor Center in Washington, D.C. was organized by the Muslim American Citizens Coalition and Public […]

When will President Trump reach out to American Muslims?

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As President Donald Trump reaches the first 100-day milestone of his presidency, it is opportune to examine his policy toward Muslims, who have witnessed a troubling rise in hate attacks against American citizens of Islamic faith as well as their places of worship since the 2016 Presidential election. In addition to Muslims, those swayed by […]

American Muslim Institution condemns attacks on churches in Egypt

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American Muslim Institution (AMI) is shocked by heinous attacks on two Coptic Christian churches in Egypt on Palm Sunday, and offers heartfelt condolences over the loss of innocent lives These coordinated attacks, perpetrated on the eve of Easter, are outrage for all peace-loving people, including American Muslims., We firmly believe that attacks on any house […]

Every American should reject Steve King's civilizational exclusivity

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Iowa Congressman Steve King is not new to controversy. But this week, he went too far in drawing contours and boundaries of civilizations in a self-styled manner that could only be termed as un-American. While expressing his support for far right Dutch politician Geert Wilders’ anti-immigrant thinking, King tried to suggest that America existed as an island […]

Appeal to President Trump to Rescind Executive Order Relating to Ban on Muslims Traveling from Certain Countries

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Islam Siddiqui, islam@AmericanMuslimInstitution.org, 202-725-7409 American Muslim Institution Appeal to President Trump to Rescind Executive Order Relating to Ban on Muslims Traveling from Certain Countries February 2, 2017, Washington, DC – The American Muslim Institution (AMI) appeals to and urges President Trump to rescind his executive order banning refugees from entering […]

State of Muslims about Muslim Registry

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State of Muslims is monthly program about the State of Muslims politically, economically, religiously and socially and their contributions to the richness of America. It is held on the third Thursday of every month between 11:00 AM and 1:00 PM with light lunch. This month in “State of Muslims” we will have a discussion about […]

Successful Muslim Speakers Training

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This update was shared with 38 future AMI speakers of Islam, about 50 AMI donors and supporters, 30 friends of AMI,  the speakers and sponsors of the programs.  With your continued support we can do our share of the work in changing how Muslims are perceived, and how we can become the Amins of America.    […]

Report for AMI Donors

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REPORT FOR AMI  DONORS AND SUPPORTERS We thank you for your investment in AMI, and the trust you placed in Ambassador Islam Siddiqui and Dr. Aquilur Rahman and the Board Members and I.  You will be pleased with our accomplishments in the last15 (September 2015 to November 2016) months of our existence, we have done substantial things. STATISTICS In […]

American Muslim Institution sets a record of accomplishments

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Not only Muslims, but more than half of Americans are apprehensive at this time, and a  statement from Mr. Trump is warranted to restore America to pre-election time.  It would help the nation to move forward instead of pausing and pondering and worrying. An incredible number of Muslim organizations are committed to the safety and security […]