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 contributions of American Muslims
(WASHINGTON, D.C., 8/22/14) -- The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, announced today that it is seeking nominations for the second annual "American Muslim of the Year" award to be presented at CAIR's 20th annual banquet September 27 at the Crystal Gateway Marriott in Arlington, Va.
(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 responsibilities and rights when contacted or visited by law enforcement authorities.
(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 prayers (jummah) to the issues of racial equality and social justice.