ISM Blog

Recent Terrorist Attacks

Condemnation July 15, 2016
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ABC News

Over the past few months, individuals affiliated with or inspired by the barbaric group known as ISIS have carried out savage attacks against innocent civilian populations in a number of countries. The latest attack yesterday in Nice, France resulted in the tragic deaths of 84 innocent people.

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Statement on Orlando Shooting

Condemnation June 12, 2016

The Islamic Society of Milwaukee denounces the horrific acts of the Orlando shooter whose heinous crimes have nothing to do with our community or faith. The shooter’s ex-wife, father and others have described the shooter as being not religious and mentally unstable. This monstrous act must be condemned by all who value human life and dignity.

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Brussels Attack

Condemnation March 22, 2016
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Reuters

Earlier this morning, the news media reported that attacks occurred in Brussels, Belgium, in which more than 30 people were killed and many more injured. It is widely reported that ISIS/ISIL has claimed responsibility for the attacks and that the attacks are in retaliation for the arrest of one or more of the perpetrators of the November 2015 Paris attacks. The Islamic Society of Milwaukee unequivocally condemns this morning’s attacks and offers its condolences to the victims and their families and loved ones.

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Janan Najeeb

Celebration February 11, 2016
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MMWC

The Islamic Society of Milwaukee congratulates Sr. Janan Najeeb, a longtime member of the ISM, for being the first Muslim to lead prayers on the floor of the Wisconsin State Assembly on February 11, 2016.

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