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CAIR-FL: Muslim Alleges Workplace Bias at Wackenhut

FL MUSLIM ALLEGES WORKPLACE BIAS AT WACKENHUT

(MIAMI, FL, 7/18/07) – On July 19, the South Florida office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-FL) will hold a news conference in West Palm Beach to address allegations by a former employee of Wackenhut Corporation that he was harassed by co-workers because of his faith and national origin and then fired when he complained about the abuse. The case is currently under investigation by the Florida Commission on Human Relations.

SEE: http://www.g4s.com/usw/usw-about_wackenhut.htm
SEE ALSO: http://fchr.state.fl.us/

WHAT: CAIR-FL News Conference on Allegations of Workplace Bias at Wackenhut
WHEN: Thursday, July 19, 11 a.m.
WHERE: On the Sidewalk Outside Wackenhut Corporation, 4200 Wackenhut Drive, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
CONTACT: CAIR South Florida Executive Director Altaf Ali, 954-272-0490 or 954-298-8214, E-Mail: aali@cair.com

The alleged victim of the workplace discrimination will attend the news conference.

CAIR, America’s largest Islamic civil liberties group, has 33 offices and chapters nationwide and in Canada. Its mission is to enhance the understanding of Islam, encourage dialogue, protect civil liberties, empower American Muslims, and build coalitions that promote justice and mutual understanding.

CONTACT: CAIR South Florida Executive Director Altaf Ali, 954-272-0490 or 954-298-8214, E-Mail: aali@cair.com

 

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