(WASHINGTON, D.C., 4/16/2021) – The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest Muslim civil liberties and advocacy organization, today condemned the targeting of a Sandpoint, Idaho. couple by white supremacist propaganda.
The mailing reportedly came from to the Northwest Front white supremacist group and was addressed to a man whose wife is bi-racial.
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“We condemn this apparent act of intimidation by white supremacists and urge people of all faiths and backgrounds in Idaho to speak out forcefully against the racism that leads to such troubling incidents,” said CAIR National Communications Director Ibrahim Hooper.
Hooper said the American Muslim community and CAIR are standing in solidarity with all those challenging anti-Black racism, xenophobia, Islamophobia, anti-Semitism, white supremacy, and all other forms of bigotry.
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CAIR is America’s largest Muslim civil liberties and advocacy organization. Its mission is to enhance understanding of Islam, protect civil rights, 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.
CONTACT: CAIR Government Affairs Director Robert McCaw, 202-742-6448, email@example.com; CAIR National Communications Director Ibrahim Hooper, 202-744-7726, firstname.lastname@example.org