Saturday, June 15, 2019

Notations From the Grid (Special W-End Edition): On Those Who Make a Difference

Our annual Empowering Voices Awards will be held in Washington DC on June 15th. Learn more about how we celebrate people who champion pluralism, diversity, and inclusion.
Watch: Celebrating voices inspiring change

 OUR HONOREES

Mehdi Hasan
Journalist, Broadcaster, Author
Hasan exemplifies tenacity and courage in journalism with his commitment to exposing hypocrisy, and his steadfast support of transparency, pluralism and democracy.
Rep. Zoe Lofgren 
Congresswoman, CA-19
Rep. Lofgren has been a steadfast ally for American Muslims on Capitol Hill. She has vehemently opposed the Trump administration’s Muslim Ban policies and hardline stance on immigration.
Dr. Debbie Almontaser 
Activist, Entrepreneur, Author
A community activist, advocate, entrepreneur, and educator who works across sectors in New York City, Dr. Almontaser works to encourage interfaith activism and outreach.
Eric Treene
Special Counsel, DOJ
A longtime public servant, Eric Treene has been a steadfast champion of American Muslims. In his position at the Department of Justice, Treene manages efforts to protect marginalized communities.
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