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MPAC’s “The Healer” Short Documentary Trailer | 2021 MPAC Virtual Convention

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On December 5, 2021 By MPAC
This year MPAC’s Hollywood Bureau produced a short documentary created through MPAC’s Mustard Seed Project. Which leads the viewer through the world of a remarkable Muslim doctor building bridges in heart of the evangelical community of Texas. This documentary features the important contributions of Muslim healthcare workers, through the story of Dr. Ebtesam Islam, a Muslim doctor who works in the community of Lubbock, Texas the same community she was raised in. At MPAC’s 2021 virtual event we released the trailer for the upcoming documentary. Learn more about the work of the Muslim Public Affairs Council at mpac.org. Please donate to continue this work at mpac.org/donate. ---------- Subscribe to MPAC's channel: http://bit.ly/MPACYouTube Like MPAC on Facebook: http://fb.com/mpacnational Follow MPAC on Twitter: http://twitter.com/mpac_national Follow MPAC on Instagram: http://instagram.com/mpac_national Visit MPAC's website: http://mpac.org About the Muslim Public Affairs Council (MPAC) We improve public understanding and policies that impact American Muslims by engaging our government, media, and communities. Help us to continue this work by making a donation today: http://mpac.org/give.
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Supporting emerging talent | 2021 MPAC Virtual Convention

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On December 5, 2021 By MPAC
At MPAC’s 2021 virtual event, we were joined by Josh Welsh, President of Film Independent, who spoke on the crucial work we are partnering with them on to to support Muslim American screenwriters working in Film or Television. Learn more about the work of the Muslim Public Affairs Council at mpac.org. Please donate to continue this work at mpac.org/donate. ---------- Subscribe to MPAC's channel: http://bit.ly/MPACYouTube Like MPAC on Facebook: http://fb.com/mpacnational Follow MPAC on Twitter: http://twitter.com/mpac_national Follow MPAC on Instagram: http://instagram.com/mpac_national Visit MPAC's website: http://mpac.org About the Muslim Public Affairs Council (MPAC) We improve public understanding and policies that impact American Muslims by engaging our government, media, and communities. Help us to continue this work by making a donation today: http://mpac.org/give.
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A special message by Saul Anuzis, Republican Strategist | 2021 MPAC Virtual Convention

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On December 5, 2021 By MPAC
At MPAC’s 2021 virtual event we were joined by Saul Anuzis, Republican Strategist who spoke on how the story of American Muslims has played a great role in our civil discourse and the important role and contributions of American Muslims to our society. Learn more about the work of the Muslim Public Affairs Council at mpac.org. Please donate to continue this work at mpac.org/donate. ---------- Subscribe to MPAC's channel: http://bit.ly/MPACYouTube Like MPAC on Facebook: http://fb.com/mpacnational Follow MPAC on Twitter: http://twitter.com/mpac_national Follow MPAC on Instagram: http://instagram.com/mpac_national Visit MPAC's website: http://mpac.org About the Muslim Public Affairs Council (MPAC) We improve public understanding and policies that impact American Muslims by engaging our government, media, and communities. Help us to continue this work by making a donation today: http://mpac.org/give.
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A special message from Rep. Ted Lieu | 2021 MPAC Virtual Convention

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On December 5, 2021 By MPAC
At MPAC’s 2021 virtual event we heard from Representative Ted Lieu (CA-33), on his experience hosting one of our Congressional Leadership Development Program fellows this summer and the value this program brings to young rising leaders in public service. Learn more about the work of the Muslim Public Affairs Council at mpac.org. Please donate to continue this work at mpac.org/donate. ---------- Subscribe to MPAC's channel: http://bit.ly/MPACYouTube Like MPAC on Facebook: http://fb.com/mpacnational Follow MPAC on Twitter: http://twitter.com/mpac_national Follow MPAC on Instagram: http://instagram.com/mpac_national Visit MPAC's website: http://mpac.org About the Muslim Public Affairs Council (MPAC) We improve public understanding and policies that impact American Muslims by engaging our government, media, and communities. Help us to continue this work by making a donation today: http://mpac.org/give.
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Paving the path for young leaders | 2021 MPAC Virtual Convention

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On December 5, 2021 By MPAC
At MPAC’s 2021 virtual event we heard from Akron, Ohio City Council member, and former MPAC Young Leader, Shammas Malik on the impact the Youth Leadership Program had on his life on his path to elected office. Learn more about the work of the Muslim Public Affairs Council at mpac.org. Please donate to continue this work at mpac.org/donate. ---------- Subscribe to MPAC's channel: http://bit.ly/MPACYouTube Like MPAC on Facebook: http://fb.com/mpacnational Follow MPAC on Twitter: http://twitter.com/mpac_national Follow MPAC on Instagram: http://instagram.com/mpac_national Visit MPAC's website: http://mpac.org About the Muslim Public Affairs Council (MPAC) We improve public understanding and policies that impact American Muslims by engaging our government, media, and communities. Help us to continue this work by making a donation today: http://mpac.org/give.
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Keynote Speech: Jacob Blake, Sr. | 2021 MPAC Virtual Convention

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On December 5, 2021 By MPAC
At MPAC’s 2021 virtual event we were honored to hear from Jacob Blake, Sr in his keynote speech. In the wake of the shooting of his son, Jacob Blake Sr. courageously rallied against a system stacked against him and other people of color. He joined voices with other families who have been the victims of police brutality and systemic racism throughout a turbulent 2020. As an American Muslim, Mr. Blake, Sr. spoke of the universal values of faith that call upon us to seek justice and urged for us to work together in unity to redouble our efforts to achieve an equitable future for all. Learn more about the work of the Muslim Public Affairs Council at mpac.org. Please donate to continue this work at mpac.org/donate. ---------- Subscribe to MPAC's channel: http://bit.ly/MPACYouTube Like MPAC on Facebook: http://fb.com/mpacnational Follow MPAC on Twitter: http://twitter.com/mpac_national Follow MPAC on Instagram: http://instagram.com/mpac_national Visit MPAC's website: http://mpac.org About the Muslim Public Affairs Council (MPAC) We improve public understanding and policies that impact American Muslims by engaging our government, media, and communities. Help us to continue this work by making a donation today: http://mpac.org/give.
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Making progress on representation: Update on our Hollywood Bureau | 2021 MPAC Virtual Convention

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On December 5, 2021 By MPAC
At MPAC’s 2021 virtual event, we heard from Actor, Rizwan Manji, about the work MPAC has been doing impacting perceptions and our efforts on creating opportunities for nuanced portrayals of Muslims on screen and progress on the inclusion and representation of Muslim writers in the industry. Learn more about the work of the Muslim Public Affairs Council at mpac.org. Please donate to continue this work at mpac.org/donate. ---------- Subscribe to MPAC's channel: http://bit.ly/MPACYouTube Like MPAC on Facebook: http://fb.com/mpacnational Follow MPAC on Twitter: http://twitter.com/mpac_national Follow MPAC on Instagram: http://instagram.com/mpac_national Visit MPAC's website: http://mpac.org About the Muslim Public Affairs Council (MPAC) We improve public understanding and policies that impact American Muslims by engaging our government, media, and communities. Help us to continue this work by making a donation today: http://mpac.org/give.
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