“There’s no religion, there’s no color,” Khan said of the tragedy.
A countering violent extremism (CVE) program has been active in Montgomery County, Md. since 2013.
The intent of the conference is to address the erasure of Black Muslim experiences and perspectives from the lens of psychology, counseling and emotional well being.
CVE programs target constitutionally protected political and religious speech and beliefs as a basis for suspicion of criminal activity.
Refugee families from Syria and Iraq received a chance to mingle and celebrate Eid Al Adha at the Celebrating Connections event on September 3, 2017.