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NYU Law Documentary

Post by : admanilaali | Post on : October 22, 2019 at 5:41 am

“Americans on Hold: Profiling, Prejudice, and National Security” Shortly after the September 11 attacks, Anila Ali became a naturalized American citizen yet continued to be stopped at US border crossings, profiled because of her Pakistani origins. She noted that hundreds of other individuals with no connections to extremist groups were generating false data...

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Children’s Book

Post by : admanilaali | Post on : October 22, 2019 at 5:41 am

Mommy, Am I? Anila Ali is the co-author of a children’s book called “Mommy, Am I?” that promotes tolerance through the story of a young Muslim American girl named Aisha studying at an public school. Ali presented the book to President Obama at a Ramadan iftar at the White House. The Story behind the Story: Though resi...

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Policy Paper

Post by : admanilaali | Post on : October 22, 2019 at 5:40 am

“How to Engage and Stop the Radicalization of Muslims in the US” In 2009, Anila Ali was invited to the Obama White House to present recommendations on how to stop extremism. For her recommendations, Ali drew on her work with at-risk youth and parents in local communities, as well as her partnerships with law enforcement official...

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