CAIR Press Releases

Jul 30, 2014 104

CAIR Calls on Va. GOP to Repudiate Official's Remarks Belittling American…

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(WASHINGTON, D.C., 7/30/14) -- The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) today called on the Republic Party of Virginia to repudiate remarks by one of its officials… Read more
Jul 30, 2014 69

CAIR-CT to Join Call for State Government to Sever Ties with Israel

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(HARTFORD, CT, 7/30/14) - The Connecticut chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-CT) announced today that it is joining a growing coalition in calling on state… Read more
Jul 29, 2014 142

Statement on False Claim that CAIR-FL Sponsored July 20 Miami Protest

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The anti-Muslim hate group The United West has falsely reported that CAIR-Florida was a sponsor of a Sunday, July 20 rally in Miami. The United West also illegally placed CAIR's… Read more

CAIR Action Alerts

Jul 30, 2014 71

Join the August 2 National March in D.C. to Stop the Killing in Gaza

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Join thousands of fellow Americans concerned about the slaughter of civilians in Gaza. WHERE: The White House (1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, Washington, D.C.) WHEN: Saturday, August… Read more
Jul 29, 2014 114

CAIR Urges Support for White House Candlelight Vigil on Gaza Killings

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(WASHINGTON, D.C., 7/29/14) -- The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, calls on all citizens of… Read more
Jul 24, 2014 178

Use Our Sample Eid Media Advisory for Your Community

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Action requested: Modify the CAIR Eid ul-Fitr media advisory below for distribution to local media outlets. Just insert local Eid dates, times, locations, and contact information.… Read more

American Muslim News

Jul 30, 2014 17

FIBA ready to review head covering rule for basketball players

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By Indian Express Trying to douse the hurt sentiments of Sikh and Muslim players, the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) is ready to review its rule which prevents cagers… Read more
Jul 25, 2014 184

Bay Area Family That Lost 30 Relatives in Israeli Attack to Accept Condolences…

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(SANTA CLARA, CA, 7/25/14) -- This evening, the California relatives of a Palestinian family who lost 30 relatives in an Israeli attack over the weekend will receive condolences… Read more

CAIR in the News

Jul 30, 2014 63

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
Jul 30, 2014 66

On Facebook, Va. GOP treasurer questions Muslim contributions to U.S. history

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By Patricia Sullivan, Washington Post The treasurer of the Virginia Republican Party has questioned the contributions of American Muslims in a public Facebook posting that… Read more

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