Manzoor Cheema

Social Justice Activist

Manzoor Cheema is a Field Organizer with Atlanta-based Project South, an institute for the elimination of poverty and genocide. He is the founding member of Muslims for Social Justice, a North Carolina-based organization dedicated to the pursuit of Muslim Liberation Theology. Manzoor serves as Coordinator for North Carolina-based network of organizations called MERI or Movement to End Racism and Islamophobia. He is a recipient of the 2014 International Human Rights Award by The Human Rights Coalition of North Carolina.