Aneelah_afzali_small Aneelah Afzali, Executive Director MAPS-AMEN (American Muslim Empowerment Network) Interview by Gary Kanter: Aneelah talks about Islam and the local Muslim community. For more information, go to And learn how to combat Islamophobia by going to We Do The Work Comment: Female mayors are tired of their city wide issues being singled out as ‘women’ issues.’