Jamaat-e-Islami is a radical Islamic political organisation founded in 1941 in British India by Islamist theologian and socio-political philosopher, Abul Ala Maududi.
Jamaat-e-Islami is essentially a branch of the Muslim Brotherhood. Both are Islamist groups with a history of support for terrorism and who intend to use electoral means to implement Sharia governance.
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Syed Farook’s sister received a certificate of appreciation from The Islamic Circle of North America Sister’s Wing – the US branch of Jamaat-e-Islami.
— David Reaboi (@davereaboi) December 4, 2015