CAIR Press Releases

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Aug 27, 2014 21

CAIR-MN Welcomes DOJ Lawsuit Against City of St. Anthony over Rejection of…

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(MINNEAPOLIS, MN, 8/27/2014) -- The Minnesota chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-MN) today welcomed a decision by the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) to… Read more
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Aug 25, 2014 66

National Director of Muslim Civil Rights Group Attends Michael Brown Funeral

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(WASHINGTON, D.C., 8/25/14) -- Nihad Awad, national executive director of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy… Read more
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Aug 20, 2014 811

CAIR Condemns Barbaric Killing of U.S. Journalist by Terror Group ISIS

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(WASHINGTON, DC, 8/20/2014) -- The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today condemned what it called… Read more

CAIR Action Alerts

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Aug 22, 2014 137

CAIR Opens Nominations for 'American Muslim of the Year' Award

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CAIR ACTION ALERT #734: CAIR Opens Nominations for 'American Muslim of the Year' Award Award to be presented at CAIR's 20th annual banquet recognizes achievements and… Read more
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Aug 20, 2014 146

Increase in San Diego FBI Visits Prompts Reminder of Legal Rights

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(SAN DIEGO, CA, 8/18/14) -- The Council on American-Islamic Relations - San Diego (CAIR-San Diego) today issued an advisory reminding community members of their legal… Read more
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Aug 14, 2014 414

CAIR Asks Imams to Devote Sermons to Racial Equality in Response to Missouri…

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(WASHINGTON, D.C., 8/11/14) -- CAIR today called on imams (prayer leaders) nationwide to devote at least a portion of their khutbas (sermons) for tomorrow's weekly congregational… Read more

American Muslim News

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Aug 27, 2014 20

‎CAIR‬ to Join Maryland ‪‎NAACP‬ Rally and Vigil to Promote Justice, End Racism

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(WASHINGTON, D.C., 8/19/14) -- On Thursday, August 21, the Council on American-Islamic Relations, the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, will take… Read more
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Aug 23, 2014 19

CAIR to Participate in NAACP Maryland Prayer Vigil Calling for Healing After…

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(Rockville, Md., 8/23/14) – On August 24, the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, will join a… Read more

CAIR in the News

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Aug 28, 2014 10

Minnesota city sued for rejecting Islamic center

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By Andy Rathbun, Pioneer Press The U.S. government sued the city of St. Anthony on Wednesday for alleged religious discrimination over its rejection of a proposed Islamic center… Read more
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Jul 30, 2014 556

Russell Brand Slams Sean Hannity, Backs CAIR’s Condemnation of Gaza Killings

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The comedian rips apart the ignorance and inherent bias in Hannity's segment on Israel and Gaza By Prachi Gupta, Salon In his web series "The Trews," this week comedian Russell… Read more

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