Dr. Hathout to Receive George Regas Peacemaker Award
Editorâ€™s note: Dr. Hathout has been an advisor to TMO for many years.
On Sept. 8, MPACâ€™s Senior Adviser, Dr. Maher Hathout, will be honored along with Rabbi Leonard Beerman and Eisha Mason with George Regas Courageous Peacemaker Award at the Interfaith Communities United For Justice and Peaceâ€™s (ICUJP) Three Journeys Towards Peace dinner. Dr. Hathout, senior advisor of the Muslim Public Affairs Council (MPAC), is a leading spokesman for the Muslim community, offering a unique perspective on national and international issues.
Rabbi Leonard Beerman was founding Rabbi of Leo Baeck Temple in Los Angeles. He is a long-time international activist on issues of peace and social justice.
Eisha Mason is the Interim Regional Director of the American Friends Service Committee in the Pacific Southwest. She is an activist, speaker, author and teacher of nonviolence.