“O you who have believed, be persistently standing firm for Allah, witnesses in justice, and do not let the hatred of a people prevent you from being just. Be just; that is nearer to righteousness.” (5:8)
Welcome to the Michigan Roundtable for Diversity and Inclusion 2019 Ramadan Appeal homepage.
This is the fifth consecutive Ramadan Appeal, begun by our former board chair and dear colleague, Ghalib Begg.
During the 78 years, the Roundtable has been standing against harm to our neighbors because of their religion, race or other identities, we have enjoyed a long history with the Muslim community.
This past year has found the Roundtable continuing to speak against hate while helping the community come to know their Muslim neighbors. A core part of the work of the Roundtable is the exploration of the origins of hate experienced by people of color who are not Christian, which is steeped deeply in individuals and systems in Michigan. Last month we were honored to be a part of the
August 13, 2018
In Response to L. Brooks Patterson's Racially Harmful Remarks
A shooting and a teaching moment
April 2, 2018
Every Day is Love Your Neighbor Day
November 10, 2017
The Case for Col. Etue's Resignation
June 19 2017
Stand up to Ignorance, Fear and Hate
February 09, 2017
Loving our Neighbors is what has always made America Great
January 30, 2017
Statement on Executive Order on Immigration
New Strategic Plan
Continuing The Journey
Journey to our self through the other
In Support of The Dreamers
Detroit 67: Anniversary Offers Opportunity to Listen
The path to inclusion and racial justice goes through the other