#CAIRSnapshots Video: CAIR Issues ‘A Rush to Judgment’ Report on Anti-Muslim Backlash to 1995 Oklahoma City Bombing

(WASHINGTON, D.C., 7/30/19) – The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) today released the latest “CAIR Snapshots” video highlighting a quarter century of “defending, educating and empowering the American Muslim community.” #CAIRSnapshots

Today’s snapshot features CAIR’s groundbreaking 1995 report "A Rush to Judgment" documenting more than 200 incidents of Anti-Muslim discrimination, harassment and hate crimes following the Oklahoma City Bombing.

#CAIRSnapshots Video: CAIR Issues ‘A Rush to Judgment’ Report on Anti-Muslim Backlash to 1995 Oklahoma City Bombing

https://youtu.be/fQSboC7k1bY

FOR BACKGROUND: On this Day in 1995: Oklahoma City Bombing Blamed on ‘Middle Eastern Trait’

https://www.facebook.com/note.php?note_id=10150168404334442

The #CAIRSnapshots campaign is just one of many activities and initiatives leading up to CAIR’s 25th anniversary gala in Washington, D.C., on November 9.

SEE: CAIR’S 25th Annual Gala

https://www.cair.com/25th_anniversary_banquet

CAIR’s mission is to protect civil rights, enhance understanding of Islam, promote justice, and empower American Muslims.

La misión de CAIR es proteger las libertades civiles, mejorar la comprensión del Islam, promover la justicia, y empoderar a los musulmanes en los Estados Unidos.

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CONTACT: CAIR National Communications Director Ibrahim Hooper, 202-744-7726, ihooper@cair.com

 


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