Author page: Steve Emerson

IPT Exclusive: CAIR’s Awad Describes His “Formula” for Islamist Political Power

Nihad Awad has a vision for America’s future. Awad, a co-founder and executive director of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) calls it “the formula.” “A strong CAIR equals a strong community,” he said Saturday during CAIR’s national fundraising banquet. “A strong community will produce a strong, and confident and successful Muslim…

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Convicted American Al-Qaida Terrorist Tries to Parlay Khashoggi Murder into Freedom

Because Saudi Arabia got caught lying about the brutal murder of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi last year, defense attorneys say a Virginia man convicted in 2005 of supporting al-Qaida terrorism should go free. Ahmed Abu Ali‘s 2005 conviction on nine terrorism-related charges – including a plot to assassinate then-President George W. Bush – hinged on…

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Sanders Doubles Down on Anti-Semite Sarsour

Bernie Sanders has made an odd calculation in his quest for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination. He all-but-ceded support from Jewish Democrats during the weekend by announcing anti-Semitic activist Linda Sarsour again will serve as a campaign surrogate. When Sanders embraced Sarsour’s support during the 2016 campaign, we showed how her rabidly anti-Israel views…

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Pennsylvania Officials Join Bigoted CAIR for “Islamophobia” Events

Last week, the Investigative Project on Terrorism (IPT) identified charitable organizations that recently showcased radical Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) activists with a history of bigoted and anti-Semitic views. Philanthropic organizations and foundations should be held accountable for failing to do their due diligence and looking into the backgrounds of the members they…

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Charitable Organization Spotlights Radical CAIR Activists

“What’s the one thing you want funders to do differently to support the pro-immigrant and -refugee movement?” This is the question posed by the National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy (NCRP) on Monday to highlight the organization’s members. The NCRP claims to promote “philanthropy that serves the public good, is responsive to people and communities…

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