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RECENT NEWS

  • President Obama’s Farewell Address

    January 11, 2017
    In a powerful farewell address to the nation, President Barack Obama said the “most important office in our democracy” is that of citizen. During his speech, as expected, he also highlighted some of the top accomplishments of his administration.

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  • Kerry Admonishes Israel's Illegal Settlements

    December 29, 2016
    This week, Secretary of State John Kerry issued blistering criticism against Benjamin Netanyahu that the Israeli government was undermining any hope of a two-state solution to its decades-long conflict with the Palestinians. He spoke with clear frustration about Netanyahu’s continued support and building of settlements “strategically placed in locations that make two states impossible.”

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  • MPAC Applauds UN Security Council Vote

    December 23, 2016
    In a historic move today, the United Nations Security Council voted to pass a resolution on the illegality of Israeli settlements. Rather than using its veto power, the vote passed due in large part to the United States' abstaining from the vote -- thus concluding 14 votes in favor of the resolution.

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  • MPAC Applauds Obama Administration's Decision to Dismantle NSEERS

    December 22, 2016
    The Obama administration announced today its decision to dismantle the Bush-era Muslim registry program, known as National Security Entry-Exit Registration System (NSEERS). NSEERS was used to register and track mostly Arab and Muslim non-citizens and President Obama suspended the registry in 2011.

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  • July 2015 Media Coverage

    July 31, 2015
    In order to change the manner in which the media tells stories about Muslims, we need to speak out and share our perspectives on the issues that impact us most. Here, you will find our media appearances for the month of July.

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  • Media Awards: What You Need to Know

    April 30, 2015
    We are just days away from MPAC’s 24th Annual Media Awards Gala. We have an exciting evening planned for you, and look forward to celebrating three inspiring Voices of Courage and Conscience!

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  • Director of Media & Communications

    March 27, 2015
    Please send your resume, cover letter and writing samples to Jobs@mpac.org by February 15, 2015. No phone calls, please.

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  • Announcing the 24th Annual MPAC Media Awards

    March 25, 2015
    I’m happy to share with you that the 24th Annual MPAC Media Awards, honoring “Voices of Courage and Conscience,” will be held on May 2nd, at the Omni Hotel in Downtown Los Angeles.

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  •  Obama Administration Awards MPAC Grant for Building Resilient Communities

    January 13, 2017
    Investing in the health and resilience of our communities is a critical part of our preparation for what lies ahead. Today, the Obama Administration awarded MPAC a nearly $400,000 competitive federal public grant through the Office of Community Partnerships within the Department of Homeland Security. The funds will be used to provide local American Muslim communities in six pilot cities with the tools, staff, and resources to uplift and support their members, and enhance their overall safety, health, and resilience.

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  • Report a Hate Crime or Incident

    January 3, 2017
    Over the past six months, reports of hate crimes have increased dramatically across the United States. The Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) reported on November 29 that they had received over 900 cases of “hateful harassment and intimidation” in the ten days following Election Day, more than the number of incident reports in a standard six-month period. These hate incidents most often consist of acts of vandalism or hate speech, with the most common location of these incidents has been K-12 schools and universities.

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  • Our Time to Speak Up

    December 28, 2016
    Help us implement our media and public affairs plan today with a gift of $150 or a monthly contribution. We’ve raised $18,085 of our $100,000 year-end crowdfunding goal.

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  • Support Your Local Church on Christmas

    December 23, 2016
    We live in challenging times. Whether through xenophobia or religious fundamentalism, there are many who seek to divide us. However, we must reject any bigotry and hatred and rely on our faith traditions for moral guidance and strength.

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