|Council on American Islamic Relations
|"CAIR is dedicated
to presenting an Islamic perspective on issues of importance to the American
public. In Offering that perspective, we seek to empower the Muslim community
in America through political and social activism."
|Muslim Public Affairs Council
|"...The scope of the mission includes, but is not limited to, the following: 1. Promoting an American Muslim identity; 2. Fostering an effective grassroots organization; 3. Training a future generation of men and women who share our vision; 4. Promoting an accurate portrayal of Islam and Muslims in mass media and popular culture; 5. Educating the American public, both Muslim and non-Muslim about Islam; 6. Building alliances with Muslim and non-Muslim groups; 7. Cultivating relationships with opinion and decision makers." (http://www.mpac.org/home_mission.aspx)|