(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.
(SACRAMENTO, CA, 7/29/15) – Beginning Thursday, July 30, the California chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-CA) will hold its 11th annual Muslim Youth Leadership Program (MYLP) at the State Capitol in Sacramento.
WHEN: Thursday, July 30 - Sunday, August 2
Kevin Hermening also called for deportation of undocumented immigrants ‘of Middle Eastern descent’
(WASHINGTON, D.C., 7/27/15) - The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest Muslim civil liberties and advocacy organization, today called on Republican presidential candidate Gov. Scott Walker (WI) to drop a foreign policy adviser who once recommended using nuclear weapons on a number of Muslim-majority nations and for the deportation of undocumented immigrants “of Middle Eastern descent.”
(WASHINGTON, D.C., 7/25/15) – The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today called for federal hate crime investigations and stepped-up police protection for a Virginia mosque targeted by vandalism and harassment with hate rhetoric, and for an online arson threat to a Tennessee mosque.