Mustafa Abdullah is the Lead Organizer for the ACLU of Missouri where he works to protect the civil liberties of all Americans through advocacy, organizing, and public education. He is currently a board member of Missouri Immigrant and Refugee Advocates. Mustafa was listed as one of 21 "Kick-Ass Muslims Changing the Narrative" by Buzzfeed in 2014 and was the 2015 recipient of the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee's (ADC) "Excellence in Advocacy Award" because of his work to address police accountability, racial profiling, and mass incarceration via Muslims for Ferguson.
Mustafa previously served as an organizer with an Industrial Areas Foundation affiliate in North Carolina where he worked on a variety of local non-partisan, grassroots campaigns. He received a B.A. from Wake Forest University in 2010. He majored in religion and minored in philosophy and Middle East and South Asia studies.
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