Information, Knowledge, Courage and Determination are the pillars of success of any movement.
UMA’s objective: to promote HARMONY, JUSTICE and PEACE for all Americans regardless of their Color, Race and Religion.
Islamophobic Right Wing groups are determined to marginalize the American Muslim community. They take the American Muslims as a political liability. Do you agree with them? Will you let them define your POLITICAL and SOCIAL future?
The time has come for American Muslims to take charge of their own Public affairs and Political Agenda in the United States.
We are coming here loaded with Thought Provoking Ideas – New Information and Knowledge regarding the History of American Muslims. Did you know that American Muslims have been in the USA for centuries and have given their blood and sweat to build this Nation?
Topics of Discussion:
"The American Revolution as affected by the Muslim World:"
Syed R. Mahmood, President, UMA.
"The United States and the Muslim World – How to promote a peaceful co-existent relations;"
Congressman Eric Swalwell, district 15th California
Farooq Hassan, (Ph.D.)
Fullbright Postdoctoral Visiting Scholar from Pakistan, ACMCU Georgetown University, Washington DC
An Interfaith Panel Discussion on Islamophobia
Dr. Hamid Rezapour - President and Founderof Islamic Scholarship Fund
Rabbi Michael Lerner - Chair of The Network of Spiritual Progressives, Editor of Tkkun Magazine
Rev. Will McGarvey - Executive Director, Interfaith Council of Contra Costa County
Dr. Ejaz Naqvi, MD - Author of The Quran : With or Against the Bible.
Minimum Donation / Ticket: $20 each in advance (Limited Seating). At the door: $30 each
Location: Chandni, 5748 Mowry School Road, Newark, CA 94560
(Lunch will be served only between 12:00 – 1:00PM)