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CAIR-LA Applauds Anaheim Council’s Approval of ‘People’s Map’

February 11, 2016

(ANAHEIM, CA, 2/11/16) – Today the Council on American-Islamic Relations of the greater Los Angeles area (CAIR-LA) is excited to announce that the city of Anaheim approved the "people's map" this past Tuesday, February...

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CAIR-LA Sends Report on Bullying of Muslim Students to 70 Schools in San Bernardino District

February 4, 2016

(ANAHEIM, CA, 2/5/16) – In an effort to proactively engage with educational institutions, the Council on American-Islamic Relations  of the greater Los Angeles Area (CAIR-LA) today announced that it has sent copies of...

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We want 1,000 Muslims Lobbying at the State Capitol! Are you in?

February 1, 2016

Dear community members and friends,    I am pleased to share that our largest civic engagement event of the year is upon us! Not sure what it may be? It is none...

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Who would you like to hear speak and perform at CAIR-LA’s next banquet?

January 27, 2016

We're excited to share that CAIR-LA's 20th Annual Gala will be on Saturday, November 19, 2016 at the Anaheim Hilton. We value your support and appreciate your feedback! Please share...

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Civil Rights

CAIR-LA Sends Report on Bullying of Muslim Students to 70 Schools in San Bernardino District

February 4, 2016

(ANAHEIM, CA, 2/5/16) – In an effort to proactively engage with educational institutions, the Council on American-Islamic Relations  of the greater Los Angeles Area (CAIR-LA) today announced that it has sent copies of...

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Action Alert: Support Congressional Resolution Condemning Anti-Muslim Bigotry

December 23, 2015

Join the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, in thanking your congressman for co-sponsoring House Resolution 569, which condemns violence, bigotry and...

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Los Angeles Based Civil Rights Groups to Provide AMEMSA Communities with Free Legal Services

(LOS ANGELES, CA. – 12/23/2015) – During this time of heightened intolerance and hate incidents, Asian Americans Advancing Justice – Los Angeles (Advancing Justice – LA), along with the National Lawyers...

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LA Based Civil Rights Groups to provide Muslim, Middle Eastern and South Asian Communities with Free Legal Services

December 21, 2015

WHAT: A press conference announcing a newly formed united effort on the part of a number of Los Angeles‐based civil rights groups to provide legal assistance to  Muslim, Middle Eastern, and South Asian Communities. This effort is being organized in recognition of the renewed targeting of Muslims by law enforcement  agencies and the increase in violent attacks on those perceived to be Muslim and  their places of worship, in the wake of the tragic events in San Bernardino, as well  as those in Paris and elsewhere.   WHO: The National Lawyers Guild; The Council on American-Islamic Relations of the Greater Los Angeles office (CAIR-LA); American Civil Liberties Union of Southern California (ACLU‐SC); Asian Americans Advancing  Justice of Los Angeles...

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Government

CAIR-LA Applauds Anaheim Council’s Approval of ‘People’s Map’

February 11, 2016

(ANAHEIM, CA, 2/11/16) – Today the Council on American-Islamic Relations of the greater Los Angeles area (CAIR-LA) is excited to announce that the city of Anaheim approved the "people's map" this past Tuesday, February...

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We want 1,000 Muslims Lobbying at the State Capitol! Are you in?

February 1, 2016

Dear community members and friends,    I am pleased to share that our largest civic engagement event of the year is upon us! Not sure what it may be? It is none...

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It’s Time, Anaheim!

January 26, 2016

This is the last chance to help push the Anaheim redistricting campaign that you all have been working so hard for. Anaheim city council will be discussing and voting on the passage of the people’s map in the next couple of meetings. Please show your and attend the next Anaheim city council meetings!

CAIR Welcomes President Obama’s SOTU Remarks Rejecting Islamophobia in the Political Process

January 12, 2016

(Anaheim, CA., 1/12/16) – The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, tonight welcomed President Obama’s remarks in his State of the Union address...

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In the News

Alyoush Discusses Trump on Morning Ireland

December 11, 2015

Hussam Ayloush speaks out about Donald Trump's proposed anti-Muslim policies, and the rise in hate crimes and Islamophobia nationwide. How Trump is becoming a mouthpiece for ISIS, and bringing danger...

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CAIR-LA Condemns Donald Trump’s “Fascist” Call to Ban All Muslims from U.S.

December 8, 2015

(ANAHEIM, CA, 12/7/15) – The Council on American-Islamic Relations – Greater Los Angeles Area office (CAIR-LA), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, condemns Donald Trump’s statement today to ban all...

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CAIR-LA Holds Press Conference to Condemn Shooting; Cautions Community Vigilance

December 6, 2015

(ANAHEIM, CA, 12/3/15) – The Greater Los Angeles Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) and the Islamic Shura Council of Southern California held a news conference last...

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CAIR’s Hussam Ayloush on emotional reaction of family of San Bernardino shooter

Listen to Hussam Ayloush on the Dean Obeidellah Show here