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A Conversation with U.S. Lawmakers and Mahershala Ali about Religious Persecution


Tuesday July 16, 2019

6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

U.S. Capitol HVC 201


Dear Colleague:


The Ahmadiyya Muslim Congressional Caucus and the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission invite you to a special event entitled “A Conversation with U.S. Lawmakers about Religious Persecution.”
This unique discussion will feature testimonials from survivors of religious persecution and special remarks by Academy Award winner, Mahershala Ali. The event will be held on Tuesday, July 16th, at 6:00 pm in HVC 201. Light refreshments
will be provided.


Since 2014, the bipartisan Ahmadiyya Muslim Congressional Caucus has highlighted the religious and human rights abuses suffered by the members of the Ahmadi community around the world. The Caucus works to promote religious freedoms for all oppressed communities
both at home and abroad.


The bipartisan Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission promotes, defends, and advocates for international human rights as enshrined in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and other relevant human rights instruments. The Commission undertakes public education
activities, provides expert human rights advice and encourages members of Congress to actively engage in human rights matters. 


To RSVP, please contact Emily Small (




Jackie Speier                                                            Peter King

Co Chair                   Co Chair of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Caucus          Co Chair of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Caucus


James P. McGovern                                                   Christopher H. Smith

Co Chair Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission   Co Chair Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission


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