Thousands March for Jerusalem in DC

Press Release previously published by American Muslims for Palestine. (WASHINGTON, DC  12/18/2017) — On Saturday, December 16, thousands of Palestinian and Muslim Americans, along with Jews, Christians, and other allies, gathered in front of the White House to protest President Donald Trump’s recent declaration of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. The demonstration was organized by the U.S…

AMP demands immediate release of Palestinian journalist near death in Israeli detention

Press Release from American Muslims for Palestine. (WASHINGTON DC 01/25/2016) – The American Muslims for Palestine, a national education and advocacy organization, protests the administrative detention of Palestinian journalist Mohammad Al-Qiq and calls for his immediate release without conditions. Mr. Al-Qiq, 33, is near death in an Israeli prison hospital after more than 60 days…

Balfour Declaration at heart of occupation of Palestine

(CHICAGO 11/02/2015) – The current threats to Al Aqsa mosque sanctuary, the official order to shoot with live ammunition Palestinian children accused of allegedly throwing stones, the siege and attacks on Gaza, thousands of Palestinian political prisoners and the overall de-development of the Palestinian economy and society are all the results of a small document…