CAIR said today that law enforcement authorities in New Hampshire are investigating a bias motive for extensive vandalism of the construction site for the Islamic Society of Greater Manchester.
CAIR: NY Assemblyman Delays Al Jazeera America Boycott After Petition Falls Short
Ibrahim Hooper is spokesman for the Council on American-Islamic Relations. He called the assemblyman’s mission a manufactured controversy removed from reality, and notes that Al Jazeera America programming is not unlike much of the other news programming on cable TV.
Service project: A part of the national day of service to mark 9/11, the Council on American-Islamic Relations, along with the Muslim community, interfaith groups and Veterans for Peace, has organized a neighborhood cleanup project in the Yeatman Market neighborhood. Volunteers are needed to pick up garbage, cut lawns and clear debris from 4 to 7 p.m. starting at Yeatman Market, 4401 Athlone Avenue in St. Louis.