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Maryland Muslims to Condemn Killing of Journalist Steven Sotloff by Terror Group ISIS

CAIR-logo(WASHINGTON, D.C., 9/2/2014) – On Wednesday, September 3, leaders of the Maryland Muslim community will join a representative of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) for a news conference at the Islamic Society of Annapolis in Gambrills, Md., to condemn the reported murder of American journalist Steven Sotloff by the terrorist group Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS).

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

CAIR-logo(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 coalition of faith-based and civil rights organizations and partners at a prayer vigil in Rockville, Md., organized by the Montgomery County Chapter of the NAACP. The vigil is designed to call for healing, justice and peace in the aftermath of the unrest across the nation brought on by the killing of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo.

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CAIR-LA Hosts Muslim Youth Civil Rights Conference

CAIR-LA-interns(ANAHEIM, CA - 8/20/2014) - On Saturday, August 16, the Greater Los Angeles area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) hosted a day-long civil rights conference for high school and college students themed "Setting the Standard, The Right to Remain Silent, The Obligation to Speak" at the Islamic Center of San Gabriel Valley (ICSGV). The conference was designed to educate aspiring activists about the need to preserve civil liberties and to provide the young people with the tools necessary to achieve protect those rights.

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CAIR-LA Muslim Youth Civil Rights Conference a Success

CAIR-logo(ANAHEIM, CA - 8/20/2014) - On Saturday, August 16, the Greater Los Angeles area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) hosted a day-long civil rights conference for high school and college students themed "Setting the Standard, The Right to Remain Silent, The Obligation to Speak" at the Islamic Center of San Gabriel Valley (ICSGV). The conference was designed to educate aspiring activists about the need to preserve civil liberties and to provide the young people with the tools necessary to achieve protect those rights.

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

CAIR-logo(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 part in a rally and vigil in Glen Burnie, Md., to promote social justice and end structural racism. The event is being organized by the Anne Arundel County chapter of the NAACP.

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CAIR-WA to Host Two Muslim Youth Leadership Programs in Seattle

Second program added to meet demand for training of Muslim youth in media, law and politics

(SEATTLE, WA, 8/5/2014) -- From Monday, August 11 to Thursday, August 14, and again from Monday, August 18 to Thursday, August 21, (9 a.m.-6 p.m. daily), the Washington state chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-WA) will hold its 8th annual Muslim Youth Leadership Program (MYLP) in Seattle.

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CAIR-Pittsburgh Launches Letter-Writing Campaign for Gaza

CAIR-logo(PITTSBURGH, PA, 8/1/2014) -- The Pittsburgh office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-Pittsburgh) has launched a letter-writing campaign to put the Muslim community's views on the situation in Gaza before Pennsylvania Senators Robert Casey and Patrick Toomey.

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Washington State Muslims Deliver Eid Gifts to Neighbors

Eid-card-print-online(SEATTLE, WA, 7/25/2014) -- Muslims statewide will visit their neighbors of other faiths and backgrounds on Sunday (July 27), Monday (July 28) and Tuesday (July 29) to deliver Eid ul-Fitr greetings and gifts as part of a statewide initiative by the Council on American-Islamic Relations of Washington State (CAIR-WA) marking the end of the month-long fast of Ramadan.

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