CAIRSnapshots Video: In 2007, CAIR Publishes ‘A Journalist’s Guide to Islam,’ Launches Advertiser Campaign Against Islamophobic Radio Host Michael Savage

(WASHINGTON, D.C., 10/11/19) – 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.”

[NOTE: Use #CAIRSnapshots on Twitter to view all the short videos highlighting CAIR’s important work over the past quarter century.]

Today’s snapshot features how in 2007, CAIR published “A Journalist’s Guide to Islam” for media professionals and launched an advertiser campaign against hate radio host Michael Savage for his Islamophobic rants.

CAIRSnapshots Video: In 2007, CAIR Publishes ‘A Journalist’s Guide to Islam,’ Launches Advertiser Campaign Against Islamophobic Radio Host Michael Savage

https://youtu.be/5RK3UCX0K7k

BACKGROUNDER: Five More Advertisers Abandon Michael Savage’s Hate-Filled Radio Show

https://thinkprogress.org/five-more-advertisers-abandon-michael-savages-hate-filled-radio-show-8e7d7f86f2db/  

Judge Tosses Savage’s Lawsuit Against Muslim Group (AP)

https://www.mercurynews.com/2008/07/25/judge-tosses-savages-lawsuit-against-muslim-group/  

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. Fifty tickets are available (until Oct. 11) for registered college students for $50 each. (Student ID and email address required.)

Oct. 15 is the extended deadline for Muslim, interfaith and civil rights businesses and organizations in the Washington, D.C., Virginia and Maryland area (and nationwide) to sponsor a table or place an advertisement in the program book.

Action Alert: Student Discount Deadline is Just Days Away for CAIR's 25th Anniversary Gala in D.C. with Rep. Ilhan Omar, Linda Sarsour, Rep. Movita Johnson-Harrell, Dean Obeidallah

https://www.cair.com/action_alert_student_discount_deadline_is_just_days_away_for_cair_s_25th_anniversary_gala_in_d_c_with_rep_ilhan_omar_linda_sarsour_rep_movita_johnson_harrell_dean_obeidallah

Online registration is open for the gala with a keynote address by special guest Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN). Past events have been sold out, no tickets are sold at the door -- so register TODAY to reserve your place.

REGISTRATION: Individual tickets cost $85. Childcare is $35 per child. Childcare registration is required for children under 13 years old. No children under 13 are allowed inside the banquet hall.

TO REGISTER, GO TO: 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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