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Today: CAIR’s ‘Daily Dose’ COVID-19 Conversation to Discuss ‘Unpacking Issues with Amer Zahr’

(WASHINGTON, DC., 5/29/20) – Today, the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, will host another live 30-minute “Daily Dose: COVID Conversations with CAIR” at 3 p.m. (ET) on Facebook and YouTube.

Facebook Live GO TO: https://www.facebook.com/CAIRNational

YouTube Live GO TO:https://www.youtube.com/CAIRtv

Today’s program is themed “Unpacking Issues with Amer Zahr” 

From Minnesota to Michigan to Palestine today’s program will discuss police brutality, white supremacy, and the Palestinian occupation. 

Amer Zahr is an Arab-American comedian, speaker, writer, academic, and adjunct professor at University of Detroit Mercy School of Law. He draws on his experiences growing up as a child of Palestinian immigrant parents, performing and lecturing on topics like politics, society, Islam, growing up Arab, and more.

See: https://www.amerzahr.com

[NOTEPlease submit your questions to ayan@cair.com]

Future daily programs will feature spiritual leaders, health care professionals, counselors, experts, community advocates, and CAIR leaders from around the country.

CAIR recently launched an online information portal offering vital information on the growing COVID-19 pandemic and its impact on American Muslims and the entire society.

GO TO:https://cairnewsroom.com/

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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CONTACT: CAIR National Communications Director Ibrahim Hooper, 202-744-7726, ihooper@cair.com; CAIR Communications Coordinator Ayan Ajeen, aajeen@cair.com

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