Notice of Nomination and Election of Convener

Notice of Nomination and Election of Convener for American Coalition for Good Government (ACGG) We need new leadership for the ACGG. Marvin Muhammad of Houston, Texas has done a marvelous job and we are grateful for his leadership. ACGG Convener Election Coordinators (CECs) are assisting in this process and we are grateful for their help. Nomination of a candidate is the first step. If you want to nominate a candidate, please advise the CEC who has sent you this email on or before 5 p.m. EST on September 29, 2017. (If you do not have someone in mind as a candidate, you are not obligated to nominate one.) The candidates will be notified and they…

ACGG Public Forum Questions, Atlanta GA

AMERICAN COALITION FOR GOOD GOVERNMENT – PUBLIC FORUM QUESTIONS ATLANTA, GEORGIA During the recent American Coalition for Good Government Public Forum in Atlanta, Georgia at the Muslim Journal “A Time to Be Grateful” weekend (December 14 -16, 2012) several questions were asked to the panel. Listed are the questions and the answers: Do we (Muslims) have an agenda for the year 2013? In reference to our Political Stratagem? In reference to our (Muslim American)stratagem for 2013 the American Coalition for Good Government (ACGG) would like to refer everyone to the 2012 Political Platform (this can be found at www.americancoalitionforgoodgovernment.org) The platform is a foundational platform that can be used as a building coalition document for…

ACGG Political Convention 2015 POSTPONED Until 2016

The ACGG Political Convention for 2015 has been POSTPONED until 2016. For information, please contact us. Thank you!      

ACGG Political Survey Report 2012

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George Zimmerman Verdict

The American Coalition for Good Government (ACGG) would like to express its disappointment in the recent George Zimmerman verdict.  ACGG feels the decision of “not guilty” is grossly in error. Read the ACGG press release here.                          

Shaheer Aktaab ACGG Missouri State Coordinator wins Kansas City Missouri Ward 2 Committeeman Position

Shaheer Aktaab ACGG Missouri State Coordinator wins Kansas City Missouri Ward 2 Committeeman Position Posted on September 1, 2012 by Admin By Khadijah Aminah Muhammad, ACGG Midwest Region Coordinator, and Marvin Muhammad, ACGG Southeast Region Coordinator KANSAS CITY, Mo. – On Aug. 7, 2012, Shaheer Aktaab made history and was elected as Kansas City’s Ward 2 Committeeman. The Committeeman is a position within the local Democratic Party. Its purpose is to help organize and support the local Democratic Party.  Ward 2 is one of 26 wards within the city of Kansas City and is home to 12,100 people, of which 5,395 are registered voters. Although the purpose of the position is to bring support to the Democratic Party,…

Connecting Communities for the Common Good

The Ministry of Imam W. Deen Mohammed Participates in  “Connecting Communities For The Common Good” Conversations & Partnership Opportunities with the Obama Administration’s Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships Office See pictures here..

ACGG First Annual Civic Awards Banquet

AMERICAN COALITION FOR GOOD GOVERNMENT PRESENTS  ITS’ FIRST ANNUAL CIVIC AWARDS BANQUET “FROM CIVIL RIGHTS,  TO CIVIC RESPONSIBILITY” SATURDAY,  NOVEMBER 12, 2011 – 9 A.M. – 5 P.M. LANEY  COMMUNITY  COLLEGE,  900 FALLON ST, OAKLAND, CA. PRESENTER’S  FROM POLITICAL  LEADERS  AND  THE  MUSLIM  AMERICAN  COMMUNITY. ACGG HAS SET OUT TO BRING OVERLOOKED AMERICANS BACK INTO THE POLITICAL PROCESS. WORKSHOPS KNOW  YOUR  RIGHTS ISLAM – DEMOCRACY: AGREEMENT OR CONFLICT RIGHTS OF THE FORMERLY INCARCERATED DOES FREEDOM AND RESPONSIBILITY HAVE SAME MEANING RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN COMMUNITY AND POLITICAL REP. THE IMPORTANCE OF BLOCK VOTE PANEL DISCUSSION – Question and Answer MORNING REGISTRATION:  $25.00 BANQUET:   7 P.M. – 10 P.M. SINGLE: $50.00   COUPLES: $65.00 TABLE (12): $500.00 Tax deductable…

Statement Re: the Death of Osama Bin Ladin

“We are relieved this particular threat of terrorism has been eliminated. We hope that America, Muslim countries and peaceful nations can work hand in hand to thwart global terrorism. We applaud the president and the military for putting an end to this particular threat, that God willing will make this world a safer place for all of humanity.”  See  full statement here.

Statement on Ground Zero

COALITION FOR GOOD GOVERNMENT GROUND ZERO ISSUE STATEMENT With Allah’s Name, The Merciful Benefactor, The Merciful Redeemer The CGG recognizes the constitutional right of freedom of religion. We understand this to mean that as citizens of the United States of America, we have the right to practice our beliefs. We also understand this to mean we have the right to establish our places of worship; however, as conscious citizens we are mindful of the sensitivities surrounding the establishment of a Masjid in the vicinity of Ground Zero. We understand that publicity of the 9-11 tragedy has not represented Islam or Muslims favorably. We understand that this negative publicity has also impacted the loved ones of…