CAIR Press Releases

Aug 27, 2014 42

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
Aug 25, 2014 75

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
Aug 23, 2014 4

CAIR Seeks Probe of Bias Motive for Attack on Muslim Woman in Indiana

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(WASHINGTON, D.C., 8/23/14) -- The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today called on law… Read more

CAIR Action Alerts

Aug 22, 2014 139

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
Aug 20, 2014 150

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
Aug 14, 2014 419

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

Aug 29, 2014 6

CAIR-San Diego Takes Part in Law Enforcement Training

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(SAN DIEGO, CA, 8/29/14) -- The San Diego chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-San Diego) recently held a cultural competency training workshop for law… Read more
Aug 27, 2014 26

‎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

CAIR in the News

Aug 28, 2014 22

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
Jul 30, 2014 563

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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