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Marriott Will Not Cancel Event Held by Anti-Muslim Group

posted by Sarah Jackson

Marriott

ACT for America, a group considered anti-Muslim by the Southern Poverty Law Center, will be allowed to hold its annual two-day conference at the Marriott Crystal Gateway on October 2-3, according to The New York Times.

The Washington Post also reports that civil rights organization Muslim Advocates wrote a letter to the hospitality chain’s Read more

Asian Americans

Sep 22, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Marriott Refusing to Cancel White Supremacist Event at Its Hotel

Marriott Refusing to Cancel White Supremacist Event at Its Hotel

posted by Randall

Act for America

Act for America denies being a White supremacist group, but had no problem posting this photo of monkeys alongside President Obama


 
The Marriott Hotel is refusing to back down to pressure to cancel an event by a White supremacist group at one of its hotels next week.
 
The national conference by Act for … Read more

Indian American/ South Asian American

Anti-Muslim Hate Speech Dominate Anti-Sharia Rallies

posted by Randall

A large pro-Trump group described by the Southern Poverty Law Center as a hate group held rallies in nearly 30 cities across the country. They were met and generally outnumbered by counter-demonstrators in many cities.

The group Act for America insists it is not anti-Muslim, but speakers in several cities at their rallies spewed hatred … Read more

Community Issues

Jun 10, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Asian Americans Push Back against Today’s Anti-Muslim Hate Rallies

Asian Americans Push Back against Today’s Anti-Muslim Hate Rallies

posted by Louis Chan

Act for AmericaBy Louis Chan
AsAmNews National Correspondent

 
The planned nationwide rallies planned by White supremacist groups in 30 cities today is meeting a swift response from a coalition of Asian American, Muslim, multi-ethnic and interfaith groups.
 
Several counter protests are also planned.
 
“The purpose of this campaign is to sow fear and manufacture … Read more

Indian American/ South Asian American

Anti-Muslim Rallies Planned for 30 Cities Saturday

posted by Randall

March Against ShariaA group described by the Southern Poverty Law Center as the nation’s largest anti-Muslim hate group is planning rallies in 30 cities Saturday, reports the Daily Beast.

ACT for America is being joined by Neo Nazis and White supremacists, not that there’s a difference between the groups.

Officially this is called a March Against … Read more

Blogs

Jan 29, 2015 Ξ Comments Off on FBI Urged To Pull Out of Event Sponsored by Hate Group

FBI Urged To Pull Out of Event Sponsored by Hate Group

posted by Randall

Act for AmericaWASHINGTON, Jan. 28, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) today called on the FBI to withdraw its representative from a February event in Texas sponsored by the anti-Muslim hate group ACT! for America and featuring notorious anti-Muslim conspiracy theorist John Guandolo, who claims the CIA director is a secret Muslim agent.

CAIR … Read more

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