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Job Announcement: Policy and Advocacy Coordinator (Full-Time, Salary-based)

July 26, 2016

The CAIR-Greater Los Angeles Area office is looking for a passionate and talented individual to fill the Policy and Advocacy Coordinator position at its Anaheim office. Join one of the...

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CAIR-CA Report: Anti-Muslim Bias Incidents Jumped More Than 50 Percent in Past Year

(ANAHEIM, CA, 7/25/2016) – The California chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-California) today published the 2016 CAIR California Civil Rights Report, which reveals that anti-Muslim bias incidents saw a significant...

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CAIR Condemns Terror Attack in France, Newt Gingrich’s Call to ‘Test’ and Deport American Muslims

July 15, 2016

(ANAHEIM CA, 7/15/16) – The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today condemned the terror attack in France that killed at least 80 people,...

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Attend a Peace Rally or Vigil for #BlackLivesMatter

July 10, 2016

Friday July 8: "Why are You Killing Us" Peace March | Huntington Beach | 7:00 PM PST Saturday July 9: Police Brutality Letter Writing | Los Angeles | 12:30 PM...

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Civil Rights

CAIR-CA Report: Anti-Muslim Bias Incidents Jumped More Than 50 Percent in Past Year

July 26, 2016

(ANAHEIM, CA, 7/25/2016) – The California chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-California) today published the 2016 CAIR California Civil Rights Report, which reveals that anti-Muslim bias incidents saw a significant...

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Attend a Peace Rally or Vigil for #BlackLivesMatter

July 10, 2016

Friday July 8: "Why are You Killing Us" Peace March | Huntington Beach | 7:00 PM PST Saturday July 9: Police Brutality Letter Writing | Los Angeles | 12:30 PM...

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CAIR Community Security Alert: CAIR urges mosques to take added security measures following hate incidents

July 5, 2016

  (Anaheim, CA, 7/5/16) - The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today urged Muslim community leaders to consider instituting additional security measures in...

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CAIR-LA Files Suit on Behalf of Muslim Woman Stripped of Hijab by Long Beach Police Officers

May 2, 2016

(ANAHEIM, CA, 5/2/16) – The Greater Los Angeles Area chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) today announced the filing of a lawsuit in Los Angeles federal court on...

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Government

CAIR Community Security Alert: CAIR urges mosques to take added security measures following hate incidents

July 5, 2016

  (Anaheim, CA, 7/5/16) - The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today urged Muslim community leaders to consider instituting additional security measures in...

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13th Annual CAIR-CA Capitol Ramadan Iftar

June 23, 2016

As Salaamu Alaikum Dear Community Members, Last week I attended the CAIR-California 13th annual Capitol Ramadan Iftar commemorating Ramadan. The evening drew more than 200 state elected officials, community members, and interfaith leaders to break...

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CAIR-CA Announces Release of California Primary Election Proposition Guide

June 2, 2016

(ANAHEIM, CA, 6/02/16) – The California Chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-CA) today announced the release of a proposition guide for the June 7thCalifornia Primary election.   LINK TO...

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June Primary Election Voter Guide

Proposition 50(1) – Suspension of Legislators. Legislative Constitutional Amendment.(2) CAIR-CA Recommendation: YES Summary Amends the California Constitution to give the Legislature authority to suspend Members of the Assembly or Senate,...

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In the News

News Coverage of Los Osos High School Student, Bayan Zehlif, Smeared as “Isis” in Yearbook

May 10, 2016

On Sunday May 8th, CAIR-LA released a statement titled, "CAIR-LA Concerned About Saftey of Muslim Student Smeared as 'Isis' in H.S. Yearbook" expressing concern about the safety of a Muslim...

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CAIR Seeks Return of Double-Amputee Syrian Refugee Removed from U.S. Despite Valid Medical Visa

May 5, 2016

(ANAHEIM, CA, 5/5/16) – The Greater Los Angeles Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) today called for the return to the United States of Morhaf Alkordi, a double-amputee Syrian...

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CAIR-LA News Coverage of Suit Filed on Behalf of Muslim Woman Stripped of Hijab by Long Beach Police Officers

May 3, 2016

On Monday May 2nd, the Greater Los Angeles Area chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) today announced the filing of a lawsuit in Los Angeles federal court on...

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CAIR-LA News Coverage of Response to Brussels Attacks

April 6, 2016

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today expressed solidarity with the people of Belgium following attacks in that nation’s capital that...

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