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Ishraq Ali

Ishraq Ali

Ishraq Ali is a community organiser trained in faith based and grassroots advocacy models. He was a student leader with MAS Boston. He was formally trained through the IAF and then gained experience organising with NYCC in New York. In the aftermath of the 2016 elections he joined the first national digitally native Muslim advocacy organisation, MPower Change. He trains Muslim leaders on grassroots leadership both online and on the ground. His team has orchestrated campaigns tackling anti Muslim bias, anti-immigrant legislation & civic engagement through the MyMuslimVote campaign. He looks to apply the Prophetic example in building power and win campaigns as Organising Director of MPower Change.

With National Muslim Voter Registration Day just around the corner, MPower Change director Ishraq Ali urges Muslims in the US to mobilise & have their votes counted, especially against politicians peddling Islamophobia in future elections.

13 September, 2023