Equality for Eid Rally

Equality for Eid Rally (Video)

The Maryland Chapter of the Council on American Islamic Relations in partnership with the Equality for Eid Coalition are encouraging Montgomery County students and staff to stay home from school on Oct. 15 to support the celebration of the Muslim Holiday Eid al-Adha.

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UPDATED Montgomery County Councilmember George Leventhal joined the Equality 4 Eid Coalition and other community leaders on Sept. 23 to urge Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) staff and students—Muslim and non-Muslim—to stay home from school on Tuesday, Oct. 15 to help celebrate the holiday Eid al-Adha in solidarity with their Muslim friends. You can watch […]

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Campaign For Muslims Seeks Fair Treatment on Holy Days Off (Video)

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A new online campaign is pushing for a change on the Montgomery County Public Schools calendar. Equality for Eid is asking for schools to close on two major holidays in the Muslim community—Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha. Take a look: Saqib Ali, a Co-Chair of Equality for Eid, is encouraging the Muslim community to stay […]

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Tamika Smith is passionate and curious about the world. She often wonders what motivates people to walk in their particular journeys in life. A native of Miami, Florida Smith graduated from Howard University in 2007 and continues to give back through mentorship.


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