Posted on October 20, 2011 in Arab American Institute
Community Letter to John Brennan on Anti-Muslim Training Materials
October 19, 2011: AAI co-signed a letter with 57 Muslim, Arab and South Asian organizations to John Brennan, Assistant to the President for Homeland Security and Counter-terrorism. The letter expressed concern over the federal government's use of offensive training materials about Muslims and Islam.
Coalition Letter to Department of Homeland Security on TSA Racial Profiling Audit
December 1, 2011: AAI, along with 37 ethnic and religious organizations, sent a letter to Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Janet Napolitano and Acting Inspector General, Charles K Edwards. The letter officially requests DHS “undertake a comprehensive publicly-reported audit of the civil rights impact of Transportation Security Administration (TSA) airport screening policies on racial and religious minorities.”