State Rep. John Bennett says Islam 'is a cancer in our nation that needs to be cut out"
(OKLAHOMA CITY, OK, 9/16/14) -- On Wednesday, September 17, the Oklahoma chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-OK) will hold a news conference outside Oklahoma Republican Party headquarters in Oklahoma City to call on state GOP leaders to repudiate a legislator's incitement to violence against Muslims and to seek stepped up protection for that state's Islamic community.
(WASHINGTON, D.C., 9/16/14) -- The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) today applauded a decision by the Switzerland-based International Basketball Federation (FIBA) to drop its ban on Islamic headscarves, or hijabs, worn by athletes.
Law enforcement, prosecutors to be trained by conspiracy theorist John Guandolo who claims CIA director is 'secret Muslim,' Arizona Muslim leaders are Muslim Brotherhood members
(WASHINGTON, D.C., 9/15/2014) - The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today called on the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) to protect the civil rights of Arizona Muslims after a county attorney in that state refused to cancel a training session for prosecutors and law enforcement personnel featuring anti-Islam conspiracy theorist John Guandolo.