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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
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.