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Last week, for the first time, the national Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) made its safety guidelines brochure public; for many years it distributed hard copies only to community leaders.
Southern California's Muslim community will celebrate the end of the month-long fast of Ramadan Sunday with communal prayers and feasting, according to the Council on American-Islamic Relations. The communal prayers mark the beginning of the Eid ...
Hoping to get an accurate count of anti-Muslim hate crimes in the United States, the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) on Friday launched a mobile app allowing victims to report bias incidents. The group launched its Making democracy Work ...

The Council on American-Islamic Relations launched a mobile app Friday which allows victims to report anti-Muslim hate crimes.
WASHINGTON (ABC7) - In the wake of recent attacks, the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) has issued a security alert.
The imam said he was told the United States would not allow his re-entry into the country. His family stayed with him while lawyers with the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) and the refugee Justice League of Utah worked to untangle the matter.
Anti-Muslim hate crimes have surged in recent years. According to a report by the Council on American-Islamic Affairs (CAIR), an Islamic civil rights organisation, released in May, there was a "57 percent increase in anti-Muslim bias incidents" from ...
Gadeir Abbas, a senior attorney for the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), called the actions in Los Angeles a "last twist of the knife that the government is inflicting on a U.S.
Marvin Meyer, of Oak Forest, admitted calling the deputy director of the Council on American-Islamic Relations' Chicago office on May 16, according to prosecutors.
The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR)-Northwest Florida had a hand in organizing the volunteer day. Hiba Rahim, the chapter's regional coordinator, also emphasized the importance of giving back while everyone gathered at the local mosque ...

Hamza Perez, the youth director of the Islamic Center of Pittsburgh and the subject of the documentary "New Muslim Cool," said Muslims have to address some "in-house issues," particularly making a message of love stand out over one of hate, and ...
The national organization Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) started a Columbus chapter in 1997 with the purpose of educating non-Muslim Americans on issues that impact the Muslim community. After 9/11 and the resulting shift in the political ...
A facebook post by a Republican congressman on the growth of Islam in Europe has drawn condemnation from the Council on American-Islamic Relations - among others - but the lawmaker, after deleting the post, did not apologize. ... Duncan supports ...
... which ACT for America said it had called for in response to alleged attempts to implement sharia - or Islamic law - in the United States.
The group claimed the mosque was actually a training ground for the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL, also known as ISIS) armed group.
The group said it was protesting parts of Muslim law known as sharia law, which it said leads to abuse of women. But the nation's largest Muslim American group, CAIR, said the march was really to promote hate. CAIR, along with 75 other community groups ...
Minneapolis, MN - The Minnesota chapter of CAIR, the Council on American Islamic Relations, held a press conference, June 9, at Bethany Lutheran Church in Minneapolis to show unity on the eve of ACT for America's national "March Against Sharia.
Hiba Rahim, the Florida Council on American-Islamic Relations' (CAIR-FL) Northwest Regional coordinator, joked that finally, after 13 years of holding the Sharing Ramadan event, BCIS would reveal the truth about "what Ramadan really is.
Attention and tension is building as two battling political groups plan to converge on Santa Clara Saturday and hold demonstrations right across the street from ...
Standing with various social justice and faith group leaders from across the Twin Cities, Jaylani Hussein, the executive director of the Council on American-Islamic Relations in Minnesota, says the planned "March against Sharia" is provoking fear in ...
The Muslim Brotherhood is an organization dedicated to the overthrow of the United States and its values. Since its inception, the organization's foundational ...
Zena Ahmad, 17, Sawim Osman, 17, and Mai Ahmad, 16, speak on June 7, 2017 at the Council on American Islamic Relations-Chicago office, about their experience at Hickory Hills Pepe's restaurant when a customer hurled insults at the group.
The Minnesota chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) said the student reported that she had been verbally harassed and called a "(expletive) terrorist" by a male student.
On Sunday, the Columbus chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-Columbus) stated in a news release that a Somali woman, who it did not name, was attacked on Saturday.
BEL AIR, Md. (WBFF) - The Council on American-Islamic Relations plans to seek hate crime charges in a February assault in which, according to the organization, a Muslim teen was "verbally and physically assaulted" in a bias-motivated attack on Route 22 ...
Minneapolis (WCCO) - The Minnesota chapter of the Council of American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) has filed a lawsuit against a UPS branch, accusing the mail delivery service of firing Muslim employees over prayer breaks. The Muslim advocacy ...
Screenshots of the posts were reported to CAIR, the Council on American-Islamic Relations, an Islamic rights advocacy group, who published a press release asking Hodges to recuse himself from the election.
Shibly says CAIR -- the Council on Islamic American Relations - Florida -- does not oppose effective vetting, but that many U.S.
An advocacy group for Minnesota Muslims wants an Apple Valley high school security officer and police officer investigated for allegedly using excessive force ...
The global shipping company United Parcel Service and an Edina staffing agency are being sued for allegedly barring Muslim workers from fulfilling their prayer requirements at the UPS warehouse facility in Mendota Heights and then firing them.
Trump's remarks came after the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) called on him to condemn the rampage and speak out against what the advocacy group sees as an increase in anti-Islamic sentiment. Anti-Muslim incidents increased more than ...
A Muslim advocacy organization on Saturday called for an investigation into allegations that an Apple Valley high school security officer and police officer used ...
The group behind a controversial rally originally planned in Portland, but criticized for being anti-Muslim, has applied for a permit to hold the event in Seattle.
A Muslim civil rights group has accused a Walpole Planning Board candidate of posting Islamophobic and misogynistic comments on social media.
(Boston, MA, 06/01/17) - The Massachusetts chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-MA), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and ...
(St. Paul MN-) The Minnesota chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-MN) today announced the filing of a lawsuit in state court against UPS Mail Innovations and Doherty Staffing Solutions for firing multiple Muslim employees who ...
"I'm not anti-Muslim American," said Hodges, a Syrian Orthodox Christian. "I'm anti-ISIS ... and any kind of maliciousness against America or France or England or anything like that.
Central Ohio's Muslim community is celebrating the holy month of Ramadan, a time of fasting and prayer that focuses on values shared by other Americans: devotion to family, a commitment to charity, and obedience to God's commandments.
"Together with the radical Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the district worked on a broad plan to promote Islam through training materials, the school calendar, curriculum, and even 'safe spaces' for Muslim students," stated the FRC. "I ...
The attack on Friday afternoon unfolded hours before the start of Ramadan, Islam's holy month, when most of the world's 1.6 billion Muslims observe a daily religious fast.
In collaboration with the Council on American-Islamic Relations, the district will work to recognize Muslim holidays, create "safe spaces" for Muslim students, and teach students about Islam. Now, six parents have ... The lawsuit, filed with help from ...
Parents file lawsuit over San Diego Unified School District Muslim anti-bullying program ... San Diego (KGTV) - A San Diego attorney filed a lawsuit Monday in Federal Court on behalf of several parents who are upset with the San Diego Unified school ...


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