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  • Anti-Islam Hate Rallies Show Up Accross America

    June 9, 2017

    This weekend, ACT for America, an anti-Muslim grassroots organization which the Southern Poverty Law Center has named a hate group, will be hosting marches “Against Sharia Law and for Human Rights” in cities across the country. ACT is supported by far-right and anti-government groups, many of whom will attend the rallies. This organized anti-Muslim movement

  • ‘Kill them. Kill them all’: Congressman Higgins’s hateful statement against Islam

    June 4, 2017

    Congressman Higgins’s hateful statement against Islam has no place in our public discourse and as an elected official, we expect Congressman Higgins to uphold the first amendment and our freedom of religion. We should address terrorist acts based on evidence, not single out an entire group of people based on their faith. The perpetrators of

  • Unanimous Senate Vote Condemning Hate

    April 6, 2017

    We are excited to report that EmergeUSA and the Muslim Public Affairs Council (MPAC) worked with Senator Kamala Harris to introduce Senate Resolution #118, which was passed unanimously today. The historic resolution is the first of its kind to condemn hate crimes and other forms of racism. The historic resolution is the first of its kind to condemn hate

  • EmergeUSA Stands Firmly Against the Muslim Ban 2.0

    March 8, 2017

    President Trump signed another Executive Order (EO) aimed at banning Muslims from entering the United States of America. His first Executive Order attempting to do so was met with our Constitutional system of checks and balances in the form of a judicial rebuke. While his new EO has been altered slightly in order to conform

  • Urge US Senator Nelson to Support Sen. Cortez-Masto’s Bill

    February 17, 2017

    As you know, on January 25, 2017, President Trump issued an executive order that effectively declares open season on all undocumented immigrants, their families and communities.  Last Friday, as part of nationwide enforcement actions, ICE apprehended Daniel Ramirez Medina, a young Dreamer who has been living in the United States since he was seven years-old and was granted

  • EmergeUSA Welcomes New Executive Director, Wa’el Alzayat

    February 6, 2017

    WASHINGTON, DC – EmergeUSA is proud to welcome its new Executive Director, Wa’el Alzayat, to lead the organization in its effort to engage, educate and empower Muslim American communities across the nation for the purpose of creating a community of equitable, knowledgeable and motivated citizens. Alzayat joins EmergeUSA after a decade of public service at