September 11 congressional resolution introduced by Jaypal, Omar, Tlaib and Chu

The resolution puts forward a series of recommendations to support those affected by the hateful profiling and targeting that has occurred during the 20 years since the September 11 attack.

September 11 congressional resolution introduced by Jaypal, Omar, Tlaib and Chu
Clockwise: Judy Chu (CA-27), Rashida Tlaib (MI-13), Ilhan Omar (MN-05), Pramila Jayapal (WA-07).

The US Representatives Pramila Jayapal (WA-07), Ilhan Omar (MN-05), Rashida Tlaib (MI-13), and Judy Chu (CA-27) introduced a congressional resolution on Thursday (Sept. 9) acknowledging the hate, discrimination, racism, and xenophobia that Arab, Muslim, Middle Eastern, South Asian, and Sikh communities across America as a result of the 9/11 attack.

The lawmakers also brought up specific form of relief to support those individuals targeted by the American government based on their faith, race, national origin, and immigration status.

Click here for a copy of the resolution.