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CAIR Action Alert: CAIR Releases Toolkit to Help Muslims Introduce Anti-Islamophobia Resolutions in State Legislatures

CAIR Releases Toolkit to Help Muslims Introduce Anti Islamophobia Resolutions in State LegislaturesCAIR Action Alert: CAIR Releases Toolkit to Help Muslims Introduce Anti-Islamophobia Resolutions in State Legislatures

(WASHINGTON, D.C., 4/26/16) – The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) is calling on American Muslims and other people of conscience to help counter the continued introduction of unconstitutional and discriminatory “anti-Sharia,” “anti-foreign law,” and “anti-Islamic Indoctrination” bills in state legislatures nationwide by introducing a pair of anti-Islamophobia resolutions that recognize the contributions of American Muslims and reaffirm the right of citizens to practice their faith within the law and free of government interference.

The two resolutions, “Recognizing the Accomplishments of Muslim Citizens” and “Faith in Our State and Laws,” along with step-by-step advice on the introduction and passage of those resolutions, are part of a new CAIR toolkit called “Recognizing American Muslim contributions in Our States.”

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Action Alert: Support Congressional Resolution Condemning Anti-Muslim Bigotry

Join the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, in thanking your congressman for co-sponsoring House Resolution 569, which condemns violence, bigotry and hateful rhetoric targeting American Muslims.

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If your member of congress has not yet co-sponsored the resolution please take part in the letter below urging support for this bill.

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CAIR Joins in Call for No-Fly Zone to Protect Syrian Civilians

action alert CAIR Joins in Call for No Fly Zone to Protect Syrian CiviliansCAIR Joins in Call for No-Fly Zone to Protect Syrian Civilians

(WASHINGTON, D.C., 9/4/2015) -- The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today joined Syrian-American and other Muslim groups in calling on the Obama administration to immediately establish a no-fly zone in Syria to protect civilians from ongoing aerial attacks.

take action nowIn a statement prepared for a news conference to call for immediate action on the Syrian crisis held this morning at the civil rights group's Capitol Hill headquarters in Washington, D.C., CAIR National Executive Director Nihad Awad said in part: (Actual remarks may differ from the prepared text.)

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CAIR’s department to monitor and combat Islamophobia tracks sources and incidents of Islamophobia across the country, creates dossiers on prominent Islamophobes, and produces factsheets to debunk false information that has been spread about Islam.