Special Advisory: Be Cautious, Report Hate Crimes Immediately

ADC reiterates its call to national organizations and political leaders to speak up against the bigotry and hateful rhetoric, and to not accept any form of discrimination or profiling.

Washington, DC | www.adc.org | March 9, 2011 – In expectation of anti-Arab and anti-Muslim backlash resulting from the hearing scheduled for March 10th by the Committee on Homeland Security, US House of Representatives, the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC) is asking that all members of the affected communities exercise extreme caution and immediately report any incidents of harassment, abuse or violence to the appropriate authorities. ADC reminds members of these communities that equal protection and due process rights are afforded to everyone, including non-citizens, in the United States. See below for more information about your rights and w