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08 5 12
 

ICNA Condemns Attack on Sikh Temple

 
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JAMAICA, New York (August 5, 2012) – The Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA) issued a press statement condemning the shooting at a Sikh temple in Wisconsin this morning.
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07 24 12
 

ICNA’s Appeal: Help Burmese Muslims

 
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JAMAICA, New York (July 24, 2012) – The Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA) issued a press release today calling for an end to the atrocities against the Rohingya Muslim community in Burma.
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07 19 12
 

ICNA Announces Muslim Family Day 2012

 
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JAMAICA, New York (July 18, 2012) – The Islamic Circle of North America issued a press release today announcing the official launch of Muslim Family Day 2012, to be held at Six Flags Theme Parks nationwide.
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07 19 12
 

Ramadan Kareem – Message from ICNA President

 
Dear brothers and sisters in Islam,
 
Assalamu Alaikum! Alhamdulillah the holy month of Ramadan is upon us once again! I pray that you all have a blessed and fruitful month, and grow closer to Allah (SWT) in these upcoming days, inshaAllah.
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05 31 12
 

KS Governor Signs Anti Shariah Bill: ICNA Responds

 
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Media contact: Jillian Nannery, The TASC Group
646-723-4344; Jill@thetascgroup.com
 

Outlawing Shariah is Akin to banning the 10 Commandments, Talmudic Law or the Gospels of Christ, ICNA says

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05 22 12
 

Historic Initiative Comes to Hartford May 26-28th

 
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Media contact: Jillian Nannery, The TASC Group
646-723-4344; Jill@thetascgroup.com
 

Islamic Circle of North America Expects over 15,000 will Attend Hartford Convention Memorial Day Weekend as Part of Nationwide Campaign to Combat Islamophobia

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05 14 12
 

ICNA’s Stance on President’s Support for Gay Marriage

 
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JAMAICA, New York (May 11, 2012) – In a press release issued today, the Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA) expressed dismay at President Obama’s support for same-sex marriage.
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04 29 12
 

ICNA Expresses Condolences to Family of Ghazi Khankan

 
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JAMAICA, New York (April 28, 2012) – The Islamic Circle of North America expressed its deepest condolences to the family of Al-Haaj Ghazi Khankan, a respected NY community leader and member of ICNA who passed away this Friday on Long Island.
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04 25 12
 

ICNA NJ announces first annual Muslim Sports Day

 
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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, New Jersey (April 25, 2012) – The Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA) New Jersey chapter is pleased to announce first annual Muslim Sports Day (MSD) for youth and adults, on May 5, 2012, in South Brunswick, NJ. MSD is a unique event that brings thousands of Muslims from diverse backgrounds together to compete in a fun and halal environment.
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03 29 12
 

Hoodies and Hijabs: ICNA Calls for Response to Hate

 
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Media contact: Jillian Nannery, The TASC Group
646-723-4344; Jill@thetascgroup.com
 

Recent Crimes Against Shaima Alawadi and Trayvon Martin Illustrate Wanton Violence Against Minorities

 
New York, NY – March 29, 2012: Islamic Circle of North America is asking Americans to respond to the rhetoric of hate in American culture.
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03 18 12
 

Poll Shows Support For NYPD Spying: ICNA Speaks Out

 
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Media contact: Jillian Nannery, The TASC Group
646-723-4344; Jill@thetascgroup.com
 

ICNA Speaks Out Against Islamophobia After Poll Shows Support For NYPD Spying

 
New York, NY – March 14, 2012: The Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA), one of the nation’s leading Muslim organizations, is speaking out against Islamophobia and racism in light of a poll released yesterday.
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02 20 12
 

ICNA Joins Coalition Demanding Investigation of the NYPD

 
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New York, NY – February 20, 2012: Islamic Circle of North America today joined a coalition Muslim Americans Civil Liberties Coalition (“MACLC”) along with several other civil rights and community groups to demand investigation of the New York police department. Read the full statement here.
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02 20 12
 

ICNA Condemns Syrian Regime’s Brutality

 
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JAMAICA, New York (February 20, 2012) – In a press release issued today, the Islamic Circle of North America condemned the Syrian government for its use of brutality against its own people.
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02 7 12
 

ICNA Relief Disaster Response Team in Alabama

 
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BIRMINGHAM, Alabama (February 7, 2012) – ICNA Relief USA is making progress in Birmingham, AL after a series of tornadoes recently tore through the region, destroying homes, cutting power and leaving hundreds injured in its wake.
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02 3 12
 

Muslims Demand NY AG Investigate NYPD

 
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ICNA and 31 other Organizations Join Muslim Advocates in Filing Complaint Demanding NY Attorney General Investigate NYPD
 
New York, NY – February 3, 2012: The Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA), one of the nation’s leading Muslim organizations, joined over 31 other faith based organizations in submitting a letter of complaint to New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman demanding an immediate investigation into the New York Police Department’s (NYPD) continuous and systemic targeting of American Muslims based on their race, ethnicity, and religion.
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01 31 12
 

ICNA to Congress: Re-auth Violence Against Women Act

 
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ICNA Joins a Coalition of Faith Based Organizations Calling for Re-authorization of the Violence Against Women Act
 
New York, NY – January 31, 2012: The Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA), one of the nation’s leading Muslim organizations, joined over 40 other faith based organizations in support of the re-authorization of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) this Congress. See below for the letter that will be distributed to members of Congress.
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01 24 12
 

ICNA Calls for Resignation of NYPD Commissioner Kelly

 
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ICNA Condemns NYPD Screening of Islamophobic Film in Training Sessions
 
New York, NY – January 24, 2012: The Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA), one of the nation’s leading Muslim organizations, called for the resignation of Commissioner Ray Kelly today as new information was released regarding the showing of a blatantly Islamophobic film, “The Third Jihad,” during police training sessions.
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01 24 12
 

American Muslims Defend Religious Freedom

 
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KANSAS CITY, Kansas (January 24, 2012) – The Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA) Kansas City chapter issued a press release today announcing the launch of its billboard campaign as part of ICNA’s national “Defending Religious Freedom and Understanding Shariah” campaign.
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01 12 12
 

ICNA Condemns Desecration of Bodies by US Marines

 
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JAMAICA, New York (January 12, 2012) – In a press release issued today, the Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA) condemned the behavior of U.S. Marines who were filmed urinating on the bodies of dead Afghani people.
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01 11 12
 

Gitmo’s 10th: Coalition Calls for End to Torture

 
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On Guantanamo’s 10th Anniversary, Interfaith Coalition of Religious Organizations Call for an End to Torture
 
The National Religious Campaign Against Torture (NRCAT) includes 50 organizations today organized a rally in front of the White House on Wednesday, January 11th.
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