Imam Omar Suleiman, president and founder of the Yaqeen Institute for Islamic Research, was invited to make the opening prayer before Congress. Immediately after, numerous news outlets began to discredit him. Some labeling him as an “Anti Zionist” or an “Anti Semite.”
“Totally unacceptable that Nancy Pelosi had Omar Suleiman give the opening prayer yesterday in the House.”
“there are other Imams to bring . . . I think it is outrageous that Speaker Pelosi chose that radical Imam to be speaking before Congress. -Congressman Lee Zeldin of New York City
The Dallas imam has been receiving countless threats from Islamophobes all across the country. However, support from the American Muslim community continues to build. Rapidly.