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  • Hollywood: Our Plans for 2019

    January 18, 2019
    MPAC's Hollywood Bureau is taking a Muslim moment in Hollywood and turning it into a movement. Starting with a panel at the Sundance Film Festival to consulting on your new favorite streaming show, see what's in the works for 2019.

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  • Capitol Hill: Our Plans for 2019

    January 18, 2019
    This year we’re tackling a very busy legislative agenda. We’re focusing our advocacy efforts to impact policy that safeguards against discrimination and targeting based on what you look like or who you worship, and are providing meaningful resources to ensure your voice is heard and you’re prepared for the year ahead. Here are some of the things our policy team is focusing on in 2019.

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  • Citizenship Question Goes to Vote

    January 17, 2019
    On Tuesday, January 15th, U.S. District Judge Jesse Furman ruled against the Trump administration’s decision to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census. While an important vote in favor of the integrity of the Census has been cast, the fight is far from over.

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  • Presidential Candidate Spotlight: Tulsi Gabbard

    January 16, 2019
    Leading up to the 2020 Presidential election, we’re shining a spotlight on various presidential candidates. This week we are exploring the potential candidacy of Tulsi Gabbard, the first Samoan-American and Hindu Congresswoman from Hawaii. She stands as a paradox in the current Democratic party. Gabbard encouraged former President Obama to use the term “radical Islamic terrorism,” defended Syrian President Assad, and garnered support from Steve Bannon and David Duke. She will have to answer for her record on these issues and others to help voters determine how well she can represent the interests of all Americans.

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  • S.1 Fails for a Third Time

    January 15, 2019
    On January 14th, Senate Majority Leader McConnell tried and failed for a third time to introduce S.1, the “Strengthening America’s Security in the Middle East Act” for a vote. S.1 would appropriate government funds toward Israel’s security and defense programs and enact legislation that would unconstitutionally penalize participation in BDS activities, a First Amendment protected right.

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IN THEIR WORDS

  • We are 1000% behind you and the work you are doing in Hollywood and the world. We hope to do much more together and change the narrative about Muslim people in this country.
    Katie Elmore Mota Co-President & Exec. Producer,
    Wise Entertainment
  • I worked for years at the ADL, directing their anti-bias education institute, and I always admired the work of MPAC. My heart and prayers are with you as you continue to navigate the frontlines, and with the members of the communities you serve.
    Eleanor Lewis MPAC Donor & Supporter
  • There has never been a more brilliant, empassioned, visionary staff and group of people that exists at the Muslim Public Affairs Council.
    Rev. Ed Bacon Rector Emeritus, All Saints Church, Pasadena
  • The best way to ensure equality and justice is to build bridges in the community and that is exactly what all you are doing.
    Congresswoman Judy Chu
  • If MPAC existed in 1942, Japanese Americans would have never gone to [internment] camps. And this is why, as a Congressman, I'm here for this community too.
    Fmr. Congressman Mike Honda

UPCOMING EVENTS

  • Jan
    28
    Sundance Institute Panel with Kartemquin Films
    Join MPAC's Hollywood Bureau and Kartemquin Films for a Sundance Institute panel highlighting the American Muslim experience in the military. This discussion follows a film preview of Loyalty: Stories with guests including current and former Muslim service members and film director David Washburn.

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