(WASHINGTON, D.C., 7/31/2015) – 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 address the growing number of businesses nationwide that have been declared a “Muslim-free zone.”
CAIR said the latest such declarations came from businesses in New York and Kentucky. Previous “Muslim-free zones” have been declared in Florida, Arkansas and New Hampshire.
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(WASHINGTON, D.C., 7/31/15) - The Council on American-Islamic Relations, the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, announced today that it is partnering with Beats, Rhymes, & Relief and other organizations on the #BMORESUCCESSFUL campaign - an interactive day celebrating community and culture as Baltimore City youth prepare for the 2015-16 school year.
(WASHINGTON, D.C., 7/30/15) – The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today welcomed a felony charge brought against a teenager for allegedly vandalizing a Virginia mosque and urged investigators to consider some form of “restorative justice” for the crime.
(CINCINNATI, OH, 7/29/15) - The Cincinnati chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-Cincinnati) today welcomed news of charges brought against University of Cincinnati Police officer Ray Tensing for the murder of Samuel Dubose, an unarmed African-American man, during a traffic stop.