The six named people include: Arif Alikhan, assistant secretary of Homeland Security for policy development; Mohammed Elibiary, a member of the Homeland Security Advisory Council; Rashad Hussain, the U.S. special envoy to the Organization of the Islamic Conference; Salam al-Marayati, co-founder of the Muslim Public Affairs Council (MPAC); Imam Mohamed Magid, president of the Islamic Society of North America (ISNA); and Eboo Patel, a member of President Obama's Advisory Council on Faith-Based Neighborhood Partnerships.
is a founder of the American Freedom and Justice Organization
, a non-profit founded in 2012, after years of refusal to coordinate between the American government and the Muslim community in the state of Texas and one of the main defenders of the ideas of Sayyid Qutb, the famous Brother, in the United States.
chose him to write all his
speeches addressed to the Arab and Islamic world.
It was Elibiary
who crafted Obama's
speech to Hosni Mubarak during the revolution of January asking him to step down and leave his office.