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Statement of the Oakland Faith Trio on President Trump’s Executive Order to Ban Muslims and Refugees

ICCNC: The Faith Trio has published Statement on Executive Order to Ban Muslims and Refugees. They took ICCNC’S statement and added an opening and concluding statement to show their support from. The Faith Trio, composed of representatives of the Islamic Cultural Center of Northern California (ICCNC), Kehilla Community Synagogue and Montclair Presbyterian Church. The full statement is below:  In the name of ...

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ICCNC’s Position on President Trump’s Executive Order to Ban Muslims and Refugees

ICCNC: The Islamic Cultural Center of Northern California (ICCNC) has published Statement on Executive Order to Ban Muslims and Refugees. The full statement is below: In the Name of God, the Compassionate, the Merciful ICCNC’s Position on President Trump’s Executive Order to Ban Muslims and Refugees The Islamic Cultural Center of Northern California (ICCNC) is stunned and dismayed by President Trump’s Executive ...

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San Francisco Chronicle columnist: Muslims in Oakland who are opening their arms instead of closing their doors

ICCNC: San Francisco Chronicle columnist, Otis R. Taylor Jr. has written a report on the activities of the Islamic Cultural Center of Northern California(ICCNC). Following this Report: Arshad Chowdhury left, was barred from a plane a month after 9/11. Zahra Noorbakhsh’s comedy show is “On Behalf of All Muslims.” About a month after the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, Arshad Chowdhury, an ...

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Anti-Muslim Hate Crimes in the U.S. Rose by 67 Percent in 2015

ICCNC:Hate crimes against Muslims in the United States rose by 67 percent in 2015, according to an FBI crime report released Monday. The bureau’s Uniform Crime Report documented a total of 5,850 hate-crime incidents reported in 2015 overall—a 6 percent increase from the 5,479 incidents reported the previous year. Of these incidents, 257 of them were classified as anti-Muslim hate crimes, a ...

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Overflow crowd in Cotati opposes acts of hatred against Muslims

ICCNC: Supporting people of different religions , or of none,  in Cotati to come together to oppose hatred directed at Muslims was a good reflection on local media.  Reporter Press democrat’s website wrote:It’s been a long time since a crowd stretched out the door of the former Cotati Cabaret nightclub, home now to the Congregation Ner Shalom synagogue. It happened Sunday in ...

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