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Washington, D.C., Oct. 27, 2018. – American Muslim Institution (AMI) condemns the shooting at the Tree of Life Congregation Synagogue in Pittsburgh, PA. We send our condolences to all the families affected by this senseless tragedy. Our thoughts and prayers go out to all the victims and all their loved ones on this tragic day. We stand united with the people of the State of Pennsylvania and with the people around the world in mourning
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Washington DC: On June 26, 2018 the Supreme Court of the Unites States (SCOTUS) in a 5-4 decision upheld President Donald Trump’s ban targeting travelfrom mostly Muslim nations. SCOTUS walked a delicate line arguing the issue the court dealt with was related to executive powers reserved for the president and not discriminating against a particular religion. The decision has not only split the court, but also the country. Although we do not agree with the
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Washington, D.C., May 30, 2018. – American Muslim Institution (AMI) would like to applaud and recognize ABC Entertainment network’s decisive action of canceling the Roseanne Show. The reboot of the originalRoseanne Show was the top rated show in America on Tuesday evenings. AMI applauds ABC Entertainment decisive decision of putting values above profits, canceling the show within two hours of Roseanne Barr’s recent racist tweet about Muslims, African Americans and Valerie Jarrett. “Roseanne’s Twitter statement
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AMI hosted a fundraising dinner keynoted by Mehdi Hasan, an award winning British journalist.  The program was filled to capacity with over ninety people in attendance.  The aim of the evening was to empower and support American Muslims to tell their stories and celebrate their successes. The evening began with an overview by Dr. Aquilur Rahman, the distinguished Board Chairman of AMI, who explained the need to create AMI.  He discussed the current political climate
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Washington, D.C., November 29, 2017. – American Muslim Institution (AMI) is outraged and shocked by President’s Trump’s latest tweets repeating and promoting the racist and widely vilified group, “Britain First” and its agenda of falsehood and lies.  The three videos re-tweeted by President Trump that appear to show Muslims engaged in hostile acts have either been debunked or are unverified. “We expect our President to be dealing with the nuclear crisis in the Korean Peninsula,
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