CAIR-NY Denounces Use of Unmarked Van in NYPD Arrest, Sounds Alarm on Rising Militarization of Police

(NEW YORK, N.Y. 7/29/2020) – The New York chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-NY), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today condemned the aggressive arrest of a demonstrator at an Abolition Park protest in downtown Manhattan.   According to media reports, the NYPD — drawing parallels to the federal militarization in … Continue reading CAIR-NY Denounces Use of Unmarked Van in NYPD Arrest, Sounds Alarm on Rising Militarization of Police