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Obama Hosts Annual Ramadan Iftar Dinner At The White House

The Associated Press | DEB RIECHMANN | Posted 06.23.2015 | Religion

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama said Monday that Americans stand united in rejecting the targeting of any religious or ethnic group as he m...

Another White House Iftar, Another Ramadan Without My Brother

Mariam Abu-Ali | Posted 09.13.2014 | Religion
Mariam Abu-Ali

The White House iftar is a slap in the face to those in the Muslim community who have been victims of U.S. civil-rights and human-rights abuses. It is an attempt by administration after administration to whitewash the crimes of the U.S. government against Muslims.

Why Some Muslims Are Boycotting The White House Iftar

Yasmine Hafiz | Posted 09.24.2013 | Religion
Yasmine Hafiz

Attending a government iftar is not tantamount to endorsing the government itself. One can support America without supporting the American government, and indeed a hallmark of being an American is having the freedom to agree or disagree with policies as one likes.

President Obama's Remarks At The White House Iftar Dinner

Posted 08.10.2012 | Religion

East Room of The White House THE PRESIDENT: Thank you, everybody. Please, please have a seat. Good evening, everyone. And welcome to the White...

How Obama's Celebrating Ramadan

AP | Posted 08.10.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama will celebrate the Islamic holy month of Ramadan by hosting an iftar (ifta) dinner Friday night at the White Hous...

President Obama's Statement On Ramadan

Posted 07.20.2012 | Religion

Statement by the President on the Occasion of Ramadan On behalf of the American people, Michelle and I extend our warmest wishes to Muslim American...