CAIR-St. Louis Executive Director James Hacking
met today with a group of foreign journalists as part of the U.S. State
Department’s International Visitor Program to discuss grassroots organizing
and the participation of Muslims in the U.S. political process.
Hacking was asked to meet with the delegation of journalists as part of the
State Department’s program entitled “Journalism, Society and the Political
Process in the United States.”
The discussion focused on increased participation of local Muslims in
politics, the local CAIR Chapter’s media watchdog efforts, the portrayal of
Islam in the media, and CAIR’s national voter registration drive.
CONTACT: CAIR-St. Louis, James Hacking, 314-602-3794, E-mail:email@example.com