(WASHINGTON, D.C., 8/5/19) – The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) today released the latest “CAIR Snapshots” video highlighting a quarter century of “defending, educating and empowering the American Muslim community.” #CAIRSnapshots
Today’s snapshot features how in 1996 CAIR challenged anti-Muslim portrayals in the film “Executive Decision” by meeting with representatives of Warner Brothers and organizing a leafleting campaign at theaters.
#CAIRSnapshots Video: In 1996, CAIR Deals with Anti-Muslim Portrayals in the Film ”˜Executive Decision’
FOR BACKGROUND: Muslims Protest Studio’s New Film (LA Times)
The #CAIRSnapshots campaign is just one of many activities and initiatives leading up to CAIR’s 25th anniversary gala in Washington, D.C., on November 9.
SEE: CAIR’S 25th Annual Gala
CAIR’s mission is to protect civil rights, enhance understanding of Islam, promote justice, and empower American Muslims.
La misiÃ³n de CAIR es proteger las libertades civiles, mejorar la comprensiÃ³n del Islam, promover la justicia, y empoderar a los musulmanes en los Estados Unidos.
CONTACT: CAIR National Communications Director Ibrahim Hooper, 202-744-7726, firstname.lastname@example.org