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Mansoor Shams

Founder, MuslimMarine.org

Mansoor Shams is a U.S. Marine Veteran, business owner, and Muslim youth leader, and is also the founder of MuslimMarine.org. He served four years in the U.S. Marine Corps, where he attained the rank of corporal (non-commissioned officer) and received several honors including Marine of the Quarter and Certificate of Commendation. Mr.

  • National Security/Law
Discrimination and Bigotry, National Security, Millitary, US Politics

Hina Shamsi

Director of National Security Project, American Civil Liberties Union
New York, NY

Hina Shamsi is the director of the ACLU National Security Project, which is dedicated to ensuring that U.S. national security policies and practices are consistent with the Constitution, civil liberties, and human rights.

  • National Security/Law
  • Foreign Policy
  • US Politics
National Security, Civil Liberties, Terrorism, Surveillance

Sirine Shebaya

Senior Staff Attorney, Muslim Advocates
Washington D.C.

Sirine Shebaya is a Senior Staff Attorney with Muslim Advocates. Prior to joining Muslim Advocates, she spent many years advocating for the civil rights of immigrants and other communities of color.

  • National Security/Law
  • US Politics
  • Immigration
Immigration, National Security, Civil Liberties, Muslim Ban

Hassan Shibly

Chief Executive Director, CAIR-FL
Tampa, FL

Hassan Shibly is a nationally recognized advocate for civil rights and has helped CAIR Florida grow into one of the largest civil rights organizations in the country. Hassan is a lawyer, a speaker, and a teacher. He has dedicated his life to fostering a healthy cohesive relationship between American Muslims & society at large and protecting civil liberties.

  • Religion & Interfaith
  • National Security/Law
  • Hate Crimes and Violence
Discrimination and Bigotry, Islam, Civil Liberties, National Security

Sim J. Singh

Senior Fellow, Sikh Coalition
Washington D.C.

Dr. Simran Jeet Singh is a scholar, writer, and racial justice activist. He is currently a visiting scholar at NYU's Center for Religion and Media, a Senior Fellow for the Sikh Coalition, and a columnist for Religion News Service.

  • Religion & Interfaith
  • US Politics
  • Hate Crimes and Violence
Sikhism, Racial/Religious Profiling, Hate Violence/Hate Crimes, National Security, Discrimination and Bigotry, US Politics, Race & Racism

Simran Jeet Singh

Senior Religion Fellow, Sikh Coalition
New York City, NY

Simran Jeet Singh is an award-winning educator, writer, activist, and scholar who believes deeply that love, equity, and justice are closely intertwined. 

  • Religion & Interfaith
  • US Politics
  • Hate Crimes and Violence
Sikhism, Discrimination and Bigotry, Islam, Hate Violence/Hate Crimes, Race & Racism, Racial/Religious Profiling, Bigotry, National Security, US Politics, Interfaith Relations

Reverend Ron Stief

Executive Director, National Religious Campaign Against Torture
Washington D.C.

Reverend Ron Stief, an ordained minister in the United Church of Christ, is the executive director of the National Religious Campaign Against Torture, an interfaith organization of more than 325 religious organizations committed to ending U.S.-sponsored torture, the torture of solitary confinement, and anti-Muslim bigotry.

  • Religion & Interfaith
  • US Politics
  • Hate Crimes and Violence
Hate Violence/Hate Crimes, Discrimination and Bigotry, US Politics, Interfaith Relations

Imam Sohaib Sultan

Muslim Chaplain, Princeton University
New Jersey

Imam Sohaib N. Sultan is the full-time Muslim Chaplain at Princeton University, where he directs the Muslim Life Program out of the Office of Religious Life. Mr.

  • Religion & Interfaith
  • Arts & Culture
  • Lifestyle & Living
Discrimination and Bigotry, Islam

Yusufi Vali

Executive Director, Islamic Society of Boston Cultural Center

Yusufi Vali is the Executive Director of the Islamic Society of Boston Cultural Center (ISBCC), which serves over 1400 congregants and is the largest Islamic institution in New England. At the ISBCC, his primary role is to work with Senior Imam Shaykh Yasir Fahmy and the board to set the institution’s vision, strategy, and oversee its administration. Before joining ISBCC, Mr.

  • Religion & Interfaith
  • Arts & Culture
Interfaith Relations, Islam

Rabbi Burton L. Visotzky

Appleman Professor of Midrash and Interreligious Studies, Jewish Theological Seminary
New York City, NY

Rabbi Burton L. Visotzky serves as Appleman Professor of Midrash and Interreligious Studies at the Jewish Theological Seminary. Professor Visotzky also serves as the Louis Stein Director of the Finkelstein Institute for Religious and Social Studies at JTS, charged with programs on public policy, and directs the Milstein Center for Interreligious Dialogue at JTS.

  • Religion & Interfaith
Discrimination and Bigotry, Interfaith Relations, Judaism