Monday, August 24, 2015

Lansing+EL Mayors Reschedule Controversial Muslim Dinner Celebration On 9/11


By Brandon Hall
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After many expressed concerns over perceived insensitivity regarding a Muslim based "Ramadan Unity" dinner, Lansing area Mayors have announced they will change the date.

Originally planned for the 14th anniversary of 9/11 was a Ramadan dinner that has been held annually by the Mayors of Lansing and East Lansing since 2007.

In a release this morning, Lansing Mayor Virg Bernero and East Lansing Mayor Nathan Triplett announced it will now be the following Friday, September 18:

Brandon Hall is a lifelong political nerd from Grand Haven, and is the Managing Editor of West Michigan Politics.

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Photo By Darlene Dowling Thompson

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