James Yee to Speak at CAIR-Houston Dinner
Houston Chronicle, 9/16/05
Former Army Chaplain James “Yusef” Yee will be one of the speakers at a banquet benefiting Houston’s chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 24 at the Westin Oaks, 5011 Westheimer. Yee was arrested on charges of mishandling classified information at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. The charges were dropped and the investigation became an embarrassment for the Pentagon. Other speakers include Missouri state Rep. Yaphet Elamin and the former national president of the Muslim Students Association, Hadia Mubarak. Tickets cost $ 50. For more information call 713-838-2247.