500 Turn Out for CAIR-OK 9th Annual Banquet

cair-ok-banquet(OKLAHOMA CITY, OK, 4/7/2015) -- Some 500 people turned out recently for the 9th annual banquet of the Oklahoma chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-OK).


CAIR Takes Part in NY Meeting of National Muslim-Christian Initiative

CAIR-logo(WASHINGTON, D.C., 3/31/15) – The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, recently took part in a two-day meeting in New York of the "National Muslim-Christian Initiative."


CAIR Takes Part in NY Meeting of National Muslim-Christian Initiative

CAIR-logo(WASHINGTON, D.C., 3/31/15) – The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, recently took part in a two-day meeting in New York of the "National Muslim-Christian Initiative."


Muslim community's food drive honors Chapel Hill shooting victims

FeedTheirLegacy-Knoxville[Editor's note: CAIR and a number of other national Muslim organizations have endorsed the FeedTheirLegacy project]

KNOXVILLE (WATE) – The movement, coordinated by a Knoxville man, started as a way to honor three Muslim students shot in the head at Chapel Hill, North Carolina. It has grown into a nationwide campaign, collecting almost 100,000 cans for food pantries across America.


'Patriot' Terrorist Frames Muslims with Quran Bomb

faux-patriot-bomberDean Obeidallah, The Daily Beast

The Georgia man who planted a bomb was willing to see innocents die so that people would blame Muslims. And he called himself a 'patriot.'


CAIR to Co-Sponsor Film Screening, Anti-Islamophobia Program at Md. College

Muslims-WorldPremierePoster(Washington, D.C., 3/13/15) – On April 2, 2015, the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) and Anne Arundel Community College (AACC) will co-sponsor a screening of The Muslims Are Coming! as part of a daylong anti-Islamophobia program entitled "Combating Islamophobia on Campus, in Our Community, and Around the World." The event is free and open to the public.


CAIR-Sacramento to Join Interfaith Prayer for Mideast Christians at State Capitol

interfaith-solidarity-poster(SACRAMENTO, CA, 3/6/15) -  On Sunday, March 8, the Sacramento chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-SV) will join The Crossing Church of Natomas at an interfaith prayer, with the theme "Standing in Solidarity with Christians in the Middle East."


Registration Opens for CAIR's 1st Maryland Muslim Youth Leadership Symposium

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(WASHINGTON, D.C., 3/4/15) - The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today announced the opening of registration for its first Maryland Muslim Youth Leadership Symposium (#MYLS2015) to be held in Annapolis, Md., on April 8. 


Md. Muslim Leaders to Hold 'Youth Unity Event' in Aftermath of Attacks on American Muslims

CAIR-logo(WASHINGTON, D.C., 2/27/15) – This evening, the Maryland Outreach Department of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, will partner with Maryland Muslim leaders to hold the state's first "Youth Unity Event."


CAIR-San Diego: Muslims to Feed the Homeless in Memory of Chapel Hill Shooting Victims

CAIR-logo(SAN DIEGO, CA, 2/27/15) – The San Diego Office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-San Diego), in collaboration with local community organization AKhwaty Incorporated, is dedicating this month's "A place at the Table" event to feed the homeless to the memory of the three Muslim youth shot to death recently in Chapel Hill, N.C. The shooting victims were known for their community service initiatives.