Latest Nihad Awad Stories

2011-07-18 16:22:00

Trainer exposed by NPR for smearing Ohio Muslim scheduled to lecture at agency WASHINGTON, July 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A prominent national Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization today called on the CIA not to use one of the Islamophobic counter-terror trainers who were exposed this morning on National Public Radio (NPR) for allegedly smearing a respected Ohio Muslim. The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) also asked the CIA to conduct an agency-wide...

2011-06-10 12:02:00

USOC to advocate on behalf of Muslim weightlifter at international meeting WASHINGTON, June 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following intervention by the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) says it will present the case of a Muslim weightlifter in Georgia who wishes to compete wearing modest Islamic attire (hijab) to an international body meeting June 26 in Malaysia. Video: International Body to Consider Athlete's Hijab Request (CAIR)...

2011-06-08 12:50:00

Muslim civil rights group asks U.S.

2011-05-23 15:08:00

Renewed request comes following use of ethnic stereotypes in Minn.

2011-02-07 11:19:00

New website also launched to gather data on Muslim efforts to prevent extremism, work with law enforcement WASHINGTON, Feb.

Word of the Day
  • To say in too many words; to express verbosely.
  • To express in too many words: sometimes used reflexively.
  • The leading idea or a repeated phrase, as of a song or ballad; the refrain; burden.
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