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ADC Stands with “The Squad” Against Racist Remarks.

The American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC) commends the United States House of Representatives for passing resolution H.R. 489, condemning President Trump’s racist tweets about Representatives Ilhan Omar (D-MN), Rashida Tlaib (D-MI), Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY), and Ayanna Pressley (D-MA). President Trump’s continuous racist slan ...

ADC Supports the Khalid Jabara & Heather Heyer NO HATE Act.

The American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC) expresses its support for the Khalid Jabara and Heather Heyer NO HATE Act which was introduced by Senators Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) and Dick Durbin (D-IL). Its House companion bill was introduced by Representatives Donald Beyer (D-VA) and Pete Olson (R-TX). These bills aim to raise the priori ...

ACTION ALERT: This World Refugee Day, Tell Congress to Welcome Refugees.

Today, World Refugee Day 2019, The American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC), in coalition with the Refugee Council USA and hundreds of civil and human rights organizations across the country, are calling to protect refugees. ADC celebrates the bravery and resilience of refugees as well as their contributions to our nation. From joining ...

ACT NOW: Tell Congress to protect the rights of Palestinian children!.

On May 1, 2019, Congresswoman Betty McCollum reintroduced legislation that would prohibit U.S. tax dollars from being used to fund and support the military detention, interrogation, abuse, or ill-treatment of Palestinian children living under Israeli military occupation. Specifically, the proposed legislation, Promoting Human Rights for Palestin ...

Community Interfaith Iftar.

The American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC), is thrilled to announce its Annual Community Iftar will take place on May 23, 2019, at 7:30 pm, at the Sultan Qaboos Cultural Center. ADC invites you, your family, your friends, and your loved ones to join us in honoring the holy month of Ramadan. This year’s Community Iftar will play tribute ...

ADC Stands with the Palestinian People!.

  This week, Israel once again, carried out a severe military assault against the 1.9 million Palestinians living in the besieged Gaza Strip. On Friday May 4, 2019, Israeli forces killed three Palestinians in the besieged Gaza Strip, including a protestor on crutches. Since May 4, 2019, Israel has deployed over 320 air strikes in Gaza that h ...

Supreme Court hears Oral Arguments for Census Citizenship Question.

Today, the Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in the case challenging Commerce Secretary Ross’ decision to add a citizenship question to the 2020 Census. Last year, the Trump administration gave a green light to adding an untested, and dangerous citizenship question to the 2020 Census–a move that could lead to severe undercounts ...