#CAIRSnapshots Video: In 1999, CAIR Declares 'Muslim Voter Registration and Education Month,' Wins Workers' Religious Rights Cases

(WASHINGTON, D.C., 8/28/19) – 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 how in 1999, CAIR declared “Muslim Voter Registration and Education Month” and won workers' religious rights cases at Dulles International Airport in Virginia and at a Solectron Corporation plant in Georgia.

#CAIRSnapshots Video: In 1999, CAIR Declares 'Muslim Voter Registration and Education Month,' Wins Workers' Religious Rights Cases at Dulles International Airport in Virginia and at Solectron Corporation Plant in Georgia

https://youtu.be/mPCe5b5Wk2s

BACKGROUNDER: Dispute Settled Between Solectron Corporation and 30 of its Muslim Employees

http://www.religioustolerance.org/tnews_99dec.htm

Seven Muslim Airport Workers Win Apologies From Security Firm

https://Tinyurl.Com/Dullessettlement

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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