(WASHINGTON, D.C. – 6/18/2021) The US Council of Muslim Organizations (USCMO) is calling on the Biden Administration and congressional leaders to condemn and take concrete action to stop the U.S.-supported Egyptian government’s plan to carry out a mass execution of democracy activists, faith leaders, and other political prisoners in the coming days.   In 2018, the Egyptian government secured death…

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The Muslim American Society is urging all organizations of conscience to support and sign on to Congresswoman Betty McCollum’s (DFL-MN) legislation “Defending the Human Rights of Palestinian Children and Families Living Under Israeli Military Occupation Act,” H.R. 2590.  By signing on to H.R. 2590 which has been endorsed by various organizations and Congressional representatives, we are taking a stand…

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(Washington D.C.) | May 8, 2021 – The Muslim American Society condemns the documented crimes against humanity of apartheid and persecution faced by Palestinians under Israeli occupation. The Palestinian people continue to be subjugated and displaced, houses of worship continue to be violated, and free speech and the right to protest stifled. In the blessed…

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April 21st, 2021FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (St Paul, MN, 4/21/2021) The Muslim American Society applauds today’s guilty verdict in the trial of police officer Derek Chauvin. The police murder of George Floyd was a devastating tragedy that sparked some of the largest racial justice marches and uprisings in our country.  “We recognize it as a step…

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Photo Credit: David Ryder/Getty Images (March 18th, 2021) The horrific and xenophobic attack against the Asian American community in Atlanta, Georgia paints a dark picture of the increased bigotry and violence this community has faced nationwide. Our history as a country is deeply embedded in white supremacy and xenophobic attitudes that fostered Anti-Asian hate, including the…

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