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Thinking Globally, Acting Locally

My mosque, the Mecca Center, held its first candidates' forum in a community center because early voting has begun in Illinois. Although it is an election year, we are concerned about issues that affect us as Muslim-Americans no matter what season it is. These issues included: 1) gun safety, 2) Islamophobia, 3) immigration, 4) refugee resettlement policy, and 5) state budget deficit spending.
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