Hodan Hassan won the Democratic Primary Election for Minnesota House of Representatives in District 62A. Hassan defeated Osman Ahmed, Omar Fateh, Margarita Ortega, and Jen Kader. Hassan is a muslim woman who was born in Somalia. She is against the travel ban and … Continue reading Somali Muslim Woman Wins Democratic Primary Election for Minnesota House of Representatives, District 62A
Abdullah Hammoud is a Democratic member of the Michigan House of Representatives, representing District 15. Hammoud is up for reelection. He is running in the general election on November 6, 2018, after advancing from the primary on August 7, 2018. When Hammound was sworn … Continue reading Muslim Man Who Took Oath on Quran is up for Reelection
Amir Malik is a Democratic candidate for District 37B of the Minnesota House of Representatives. Malik is the Civil Rights Director for CAIR-MN. On CAIR-MN’s website, it states: Hailing from Illinois, Amir, CAIR-MN’s new Civil Rights Director, has years of experience in corporate litigation, where his … Continue reading CAIR-MN’s Civil Rights Director is running for House of Representatives in Minnesota
Tahirah Amatul-Wadud is running for Congress in Massachusetts District 1. Tahirah is on CAIR-MA’s Executive Board of Directors. She also serves on the Massachusetts Commission on the Status of Women. Tahirah is endorsed by Linda Sarsour and Shaun King. Tahirah will … Continue reading CAIR Board Member Running for Congress in Massachusetts
While most candidates endorsed by Ocasio-Cortez lost, it is not true that they all lost. At least two of candidates that Ocasio-Cortez endorsed won. James Thompson and Rashida Tlaib both won their primary elections. Rashida will not have to face anyone in … Continue reading Fact Check: Did all candidates endorsed by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez lose?
Rashida Tlaib, a muslim Palestinian American woman, won the race for Michigan’s 13th congressional district, making her the first Muslim U.S. Congresswoman. Continue reading First Muslim Woman Elected to U.S. Congress
Abdul El-Sayed was a Democratic gubernatorial candidate in Michigan. Tonight, El-Sayed lost the Democratic primary election. If El-Sayed would have won, he would have been the first muslim Governor in the United States. Gretchen Whitmer and Bill Schuette will face … Continue reading Abdul El-Sayed will NOT be Michigan’s next Governor!
After Donald Trump won the 2016 Presidential Election, muslims all over the U.S. decided to run for office. All registered democrats, they decided to run to fight against President Trump and his policies. Continue reading List of Muslims Running in 2018 Primary Elections
Abraham Aiyash is a muslim man, who is anti President Trump and is running for State Senate in Michigan. Aiyash is the son of Yemeni immigrants. Aiyash studied muslim studies and worked on Obama campaign at only 13 years old. Aiyash … Continue reading Muslim man running for State Senate in Michigan