ibrahim hooper

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President Obama Makes First Official Visit To A U.S. Mosque

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President Obama Visits the Islamic Center of Baltimore ID: 7918451 Obama will makes his first visit to a mosque in the U.S. on Wednesday and is expected to speak out against bigotry, according to the AP. There’s been an increase in attacks on mosques following the terror attack in Paris in November. Obama’s trip to the Islamic Center of Baltimore is viewed by some Muslim-Americans as a move in the right direction. “For some time, we’ve been asking for pushback,” Ibrahim Hooper, a spokesman for the Council on American-Islamic Relations, said to the AP.