Islam in America

Mayor Schaaf: The location Choice(ICCNC), Was Intentional — a Response to Policies Put Forth by President Trump

ICCNC:California local media covered the Mayor of Oakland’s Annual Address at the  Islamic Cultural  Center  of Northern  California. Mayor Libby Schaaf Schaaf’said: the location choice, along with music and dance performances by Middle Eastern and Latino groups, was intentional — a response to policies put forth by President Trump seen as harmful to Muslims and immigrants. As homelessness shows no ...

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Information on New Travel Ban or Muslim Ban 3.0 and Supporting

ICCNC: Information on New Travel Ban or Muslim Ban 3.0 and Supporting #NoMuslimBanEver On Sunday Sept. 24, 2017, President Donald Trump released his third attempt to ban travel to the United States on the basis of religion. Trump’s second ban, was issued on March 6 and expired on Sept. 24th. The previous travel ban restricted travel to the US by nationals ...

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A Summary of the Court’s June 26 Decision on the Muslim Ban and What It Means

ICCNC: On June 26, 2017, the Supreme Court partially changed the lower courts’ decisions on the Muslim Ban 2.0 cases. Asian Americans Advancing Justice in alliance with CAIR have put out a statement on the Supreme Court’s June 26 decision and ask that people from the six nations included in the band please read the following points. The complete statement ...

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ICCNC Ramadan 2017(1438 AH)Programs

ICCNC: Ramadan 2017 (1438 AH), most likely, will start on Saturday, May 27, 2017, and will continue for 29 or 30 days until, June 25 and 26. Time Table Ramadan 1438 AH-May/Jun 2017 at san Francisco/East bay Please check the beginning of Ramadan and Eid-ul-Fitr with ICCNC by going to www.iccnc.org or calling (510) 832-7600. ICCNC will send an email and ...

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Time Table for Ramadan 2017

ICCNC:  Time Table Ramadan 1438 AH-May/Jun 2017 at san Francisco/East bay: More Information: ICCNC Ramadan 2017(1438 AH)Programs

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Exegesis and reflection on Du’a Makarem Al-Akhlaq at ICCNC

ICCNC: Exegesis and reflection on Du’a Makarem Al-Akhlaq Join us for a five-session exegesis and reflection Du’a Makarem Al-Akhlaq of Imam Sajjad (a.s) by Ahmad Rashid Salim. This session will explore the inner meaning and characteristics of spiritual beautification and being. Makarem Al-Akhlaq or Perfection and beautification of character is noted as the aim of Prophethood according to the celebrated tradition ...

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Korematsu legacy inspires anti-profiling strategies

ICCNC: Last Sunday an event was held in Albany.We have republished their article on the event here for you According to an East Bay Times article. In the face of divisive rhetoric about immigrants and with a history lesson as a jumping-off point, diverse communities gathered over a meal to discuss common challenges in the current political climate. At the Albany ...

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Workshop In ICCNC: Right to Education

ICCNC: Saturday, Feb 18th in the main hall at ICCNC; discussing ways to teach Islam, Middle Eastern/ Arab/ South Asian history, and addressing the alarming rise of Islamophobic bullying in schools.chools. See photos from the workshop:

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Muslims Give Sleeping Bags to America’s Homeless

ICCNC: Over a month ago, almost 1200 sleeping bags were distributed to California’s homeless population by an Islamic organization, The Islamic Cultural Center of Northern California (ICCNC) working together with other organizations. This kind of act occurs infrequently. Islamic organizations in America, perhaps due to their minority status, mostly direct their activities and support towards a particular group of people who ...

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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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