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CAIR-NY to Represent Muslim Woman Beaten by Group of Teenagers Hurling Religious, Racial Insults

Woman beaten by group of teens in Claremont seeks justice

(NEW YORK, NY, 6/7/19) — In response to the incident, CAIR-NY will join the New York City Commission on Human Rights, the Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs, Action Network, The Bronx Borough President’s African Advisory Council, African Immigrant’s Commission, the Young African Network, and the Guinean Community of North America (GUICA) at a Day of Visibility (DOV) this morning to bring awareness to this incident and to educate New Yorkers about their rights under the New York City Human Rights law.

WHERE: Bus Stop””Morrisania East 168th Street 3rd Avenue

WHEN: Friday, June 7th, 9 am-10:30am

CONTACT: ”¯CAIR-NY Litigation Director Ahmed Mohamed,; 646-481-2103; CAIR-NY Executive Director Afaf Nasher,; 917-669-4006

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.

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