CAIR Calls on Alabama to Drop Holiday Honoring Confederate ‘Racist and Traitor’ Jefferson Davis

(WASHINGTON, D.C., 6/1/20) – The Council on American-Islamic Relations, the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today call on Alabama leaders and lawmakers to take concrete action to drop a holiday – celebrated today – that honors confederate “racist and traitor” Jefferson Davis. Davis, who was president of the Confederacy, was born on … Continue reading CAIR Calls on Alabama to Drop Holiday Honoring Confederate ‘Racist and Traitor’ Jefferson Davis