(BALTIMORE, MD, 8/27/20) – The Maryland office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today premiered a short documentary titled, “Sacred Roots: Exploring the History of Islam in Baltimore.”
The CAIR short film features accounts from some of the early pioneers of Baltimore-area Muslim communities who were instrumental in establishing the first mosques and centers in the city. It also includes perspectives from a group of CAIR interns who participated in a brief tour of the Muslim Community Cultural Center of Baltimore in July 2020, orchestrated to help document some of the early history.
Watch CAIR’S Film: SACRED ROOTS: Exploring the History of Islam in Baltimore (A DOCUMENTARY SHORT FILM)
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CAIR’s mission is to protect civil rights, enhance understanding of Islam, 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 Director of CAIR Office in Maryland Zainab Chaudry, email@example.com, 410-971-6062