| AG Lynch has spoken for group that got jihad erased from counterterror training
| Saturday, June 25, 2016
|On October 19, 2011, Farhana Khera of Muslim Advocates delivered a
letter to John Brennan, who was then the assistant to the president on
National Security for Homeland Security and Counter Terrorism.
The letter was signed by the leaders of virtually all significant
Islamic groups in the United States: 57 Muslim, Arab, and South Asian
organizations, many with ties to Hamas and the Muslim Brotherhood.
Including the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the Islamic
Society of North America (ISNA), the Muslim American Society (MAS), the
Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA), Islamic Relief USA, and the
Muslim Public Affairs Council (MPAC). The letter denounced what it characterized as U.S. government
agencies’ “use of biased, false and highly offensive training materials
about Muslims and Islam.” It emphasized that this was an issue of the
The seriousness of this issue cannot be overstated, and
we request that the White House immediately create an interagency task
force to address this problem, with a fair and transparent mechanism for
input from the Muslim, Arab, and South Asian communities, including
civil rights lawyers, religious leaders, and law enforcement experts.
The task force was needed because:
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|posted by D Swami Gwekanandam @ 10:59 AM