CAIR Supports Removal of New Mexico Confederate Monument, Dropping of Confederate Officer’s Name from Landmarks

(WASHINGTON D.C., 5/12/2022) – The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today expressed support for calls to remove a monument to a Confederate officer and white supremacist in Las Cruces, N.M.   CAIR also expressed support for renaming local landmarks named for the officer.  While several places in … Continue reading CAIR Supports Removal of New Mexico Confederate Monument, Dropping of Confederate Officer’s Name from Landmarks