Mussab Ali, the 21-year-old college student who last year become the youngest person elected to the Jersey City school board, has been accepted into a prestigious master's degree program at Tsinghua University in Beijing.Read More
Three years ago: I was 18-years-old, fresh out of High School and had no idea the monumental impact politics had on day-to-day life.Read More
“I believe that we as individuals need to think bigger than Donald Trump,” said Ali, who described himself as a “loyal son of Jersey City.”
“We need to fight hate with love,” he said…Read More
Ambitious and determined, 20-year-old Mussab Ali wants to be a powerful voice for students as the youngest member ever elected to the Jersey City school board.
"I think it's important to get younger people involved," he said. "And especially people that can look at me and say, hey if he can do it, I can do it too."
Gold Star father Khizr Khan has endorsed Mussab Ali for a one-year term on the Jersey City Board of Education.
“Congratulations. You have my full support and endorsement. We need more leaders like
you. God Speed,” Khan said in a statement.
A junior has been chosen as Rutgers University – Newark’s first Truman Scholar and the 10th from Rutgers University overall.Read More