Eid El-Adha 2020

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Friday July 31st

Virtual Eid Reminder Friday July 31 at 9:00 am
link will be sent early Friday Inshaallah

?ISA Eid Drive thru celebration
9:30 to 11:30 am
*Dress up for Eid picture taking while you drive by.
*Decorate your vehicle show your unique Eid decoration.
*We will get to see you, greet you and wish you have “Eid Mubarak”
*Ice cream truck will be available to hand over Ice cream for everyone.

Please stay inside the vehicle at all times while in ISA premises

Juneteenth

SoundVision article on Juneteenth: https://www.soundvision.com/article/make-an-effort-to-seek-the-truth-celebrating-juneteenth

To learn more the article suggests the following books:

A People’s History of the United States by Howard Zinn (also in a young readers form)

Before the Mayflower: A History of the Negro in America 1619-1962 by Lerone Bennett

Lies My Teacher Told Me:  Everything Your American History Textbook Got Wrong by James Loewen

Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America by Ibram X. Kendi

There is a River: The Black Struggle for Freedom in America by Vincent Harding

(And then check out another event that has also been overlooked in our history – the largest massacre of African American people that took place in the Greenwood District of Tulsa, Oklahoma, also known as Black Wall Street, in 1921).