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This film is the amazing work of Sr. Sarah (Jamaela) Martin, M. Ed. Pittsburgh’s Underground Railroad acknowledges the documented enslavement of Africans in Jamestown, VA 1619. The objectives of the film are to identify the people and places associated with the underground railroad in Pittsburgh, to engage in courageous conversation” about this period in American History, to pay tribute to Harriet Tubman, and to encourage conscious activism for freedom, justice and equality for all people everywhere.  After the documentary is shown, we will have a Q & A session with the films Executive Producer and Narrator, Sr. Sarah (Jameela) Martin.

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Christine Mohamed

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CAIR-PA Calls for Probe of Possible Hate Crime After Video Shows Assault on Muslim Man Told ‘Go Back to Your Country’ (PHILADELPHIA/PITTSBURGH, PA – 9/9/2020) – The Pennsylvania chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-PA), the nation’s

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CAIR Calls for ‘Immediate Action’

CAIR Calls for ‘Immediate Action’ Against Wisconsin Officers Who Tased, Shot Unarmed Black Man Jacob Blake in Back, in Front of Children (WASHINGTON, D.C., 8/24/2020) – The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) today called for “immediate

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CAIR Joins 100+ Rights Groups

CAIR Joins 100+ Rights Groups in Denouncing ADL’s Pattern of Suppressing Justice Movements, Calls on Allies to Stop Working with ADL (WASHINGTON, D.C., 8/12/2020) – The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights

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In Praise of Sea-Change

In Praise of Sea-Change By Jacob Bender, CAIR-Philadelphia Executive Director andChristine Mohamed, CAIR-Pittsburgh Executive Director If you have not already seen it, we urge all of you to watch the speech by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in

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Pittsburgh Coalition to End the Deadly Exchange

Pittsburgh Coalition to End the Deadly Exchange CAIR- Pittsburgh is a proud coalition member of the Pittsburgh Coalition to End the Deadly Exchange. Other members include: Veterans for Peace of Western Pennsylvania, Jewish Voice for

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CAIR Unveils BLM Banner

WATCH: CAIR Marks Anniversary of George Floyd’s Killing by Unveiling Black Lives Matter Banner on Capitol Hill Headquarters in DC CAIR’s banner contains the names of those who have died at the hands of police

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