Muslim Americans

March 18, 2019 | Deirdre Byrne

County Officials, Faith Leaders Attend Interfaith Event at Gaithersburg Mosque

Montgomery County Councilmembers, County Executive Marc Elrich, and faith leaders showed support for the Muslim community Sunday by attending an interfaith event at the Islamic Center of Maryland in Gaithersburg. According to Councilmember Evan Glass, over “two dozen religious institutions” came to this interfaith event to show support for the Muslim community, days after the attack […]

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April 25, 2016 | Willie James Inman

John Podesta on 2016 Presidential Election: We Need Everyone to Participate in This Society (VIDEO)

During a rally hosted by the Coalition of American Muslims for Hillary on Sunday in Rockville, John Podesta, chair of Hillary for America, encouraged voters to support Hillary Clinton for the Maryland Presidential Primary. In this MyMCMedia Extra video, Podesta discusses the concerns of Muslim Americans and the recent tone of the 2016 Presidential campaign. […]

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February 18, 2016 | Willie James Inman

Local Muslim-Americans and County Leaders Discuss Ways to Combat Discrimination (VIDEO)

The Montgomery County Office of Human Rights Committee on Hate and Violence hosted a meeting with the County’s Muslim community on Feb. 17 at the Muslim Community Center in Silver Spring. Residents and County leaders discussed ways to combat discrimination and build better understanding within the County. MyMCMedia’s Willie James Inman reports.   Related:

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February 16, 2016 | Willie James Inman

Human Rights Committee on Hate and Violence to Host Meeting with Muslim Community

The Montgomery County Office of Human Rights Committee on Hate and Violence (COHV) will host a public meeting on Wednesday, February 17. The meeting will take place at the Muslim Community Center (MCC) which is located at 15200 New Hampshire Avenue in Silver Spring. The event is a follow-up to a previous meeting that took […]

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December 15, 2015 | Willie James Inman

Congressman John Delaney Speaks About Discrimination Against Muslims (VIDEO)

In this MyMCMedia extra video, Congressman John Delaney speaks about discrimination towards Muslim Americans.

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