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CAIR-MN, Community Leaders to Address Rising Islamophobia in Minnesota

CAIR MN logo(MINNEAPOLIS, MN, 4/4/16) – On Tuesday, April 5, the Minnesota chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-MN) will join interfaith, social justice and community organizations and leaders at a news conference in St. Paul., Minn., to address the challenges facing Minnesota Muslims because of the rise of Islamophobia in that state and nationwide.

WHAT: Community Leaders Press Conference to address Islamophobia in Minnesota.

WHEN: Tuesday, April 5, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

WHERE: MN Senate Office Building, Room 181, 100 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.

Saint Paul, MN, 55155-1232

CONTACT: CAIR-MN Executive Director Jaylani Hussein, 612-406-0070, E-Mail:

CAIR-Minnesota is a chapter of America's largest Muslim civil liberties and advocacy organization. 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.

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CONTACT: CAIR-MN Executive Director Jaylani Hussein, 612-406-0070,; CAIR National Communications Director Ibrahim Hooper, 202-744-7726,

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