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Cincinnati Muslims Condemn Nazi Swastika Hate Crime, Stand with Jewish Community

swastika-in-cincinnati(CINCINNATI, OH, 4/25/14) — The Cincinnati chapter of the Washington-based Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-Cincinnati) today said that Muslims stand in solidarity with the Jewish community after a Jewish family in the East Price Hill neighborhood of Cincinnati found a swastika painted on the front door of their home.

In a statement, CAIR-Cincinnati Executive Director Karen Dabdoub said:

“Cincinnati Muslims join with their fellow citizens in condemning this cowardly hate attack and stand in solidarity with the Jewish community to offer moral support to the family. People of all faiths and backgrounds must join together to repudiate hatred and bigotry.”

CAIR-Cincinnati is a chapter of America's largest Muslim civil liberties and advocacy organization. Its mission is to enhance the understanding of Islam, encourage dialogue, protect civil liberties, empower American Muslims, and build coalitions that promote justice and mutual understanding.

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CONTACT: CAIR-Cincinnati Executive Director Karen Dabdoub, 513-281-8200, kdabdoub@cair.com

 

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