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Save the Date: Muslim Day at the Capitol 2015

January 17, 2015

  On Monday, April 27th, 2015 CAIR-California will be hosting the 4th Annual Muslim Day at the Capitol.  Nearly 200 Muslims from across California held more than 70 advocacy meetings with...

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Media Coverage of CAIR-LA Reaction to New Charlie Hebdo Cover

January 16, 2015

CAIR-LA responds to the new Charlie Hebdo cover and repeated its defense of freedom of speech. Below is a list of media appearances CAIR-LA has made in local news outlets...

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CAIR-LA: Muslim Community Forum on the “CRISIS of ISIS” a Success

January 14, 2015

(ANAHEIM, CA – 01/14/2015) On the evening of Friday, January 9, the Greater Los Angeles Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA), in partnership with the Muslim Public Affairs Council (MPAC) and the...

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Media Coverage of U.S. Muslims Response to Paris Terror Attacks

January 10, 2015

  CAIR-LA condemned the Paris shooting attack that took place on Wednesday January 07, 2015 on the offices of the Frenchsatirical magazine Charile Hebdo and repeated its defense of freedom...

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Civil Rights

CAIR Calls for National Action on Racism After Ferguson Grand Jury Decision

November 25, 2014

Muslim civil rights group questions ‘problematic’ grand jury process  (WASHINGTON, D.C., 11/25/2014) – The Washington-based Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today...

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CAIR Responds to Bizarre Move by UAE

November 16, 2014

(WASHINGTON, D.C., 11/16/14) — The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today responded to reports that the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has...

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L.A. Based Organizations’ Statement on Federal Government’s CVE Programs

November 13, 2014

LOS ANGELES BASED GROUPS SERVING AMERICAN MUSLIM COMMUNITIES QUESTION FEDERAL GOVERNMENT’S “COUNTERING VIOLENT EXTREMISM” PROGRAMS AS ILL-CONCEIVED, INEFFECTIVE, AND STIGMATIZING Groups Call on Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson to Heed Failure...

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Shooting at Mosque in Coachella might be a Hate Crime

November 6, 2014

(ANAHEIM, CA, 11/05/14) – The Greater Los Angeles Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) yesterday called for an FBI investigation of a shooting attack on the Islamic Center...

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Government

CAIR-LA: Muslim Community Forum on the “CRISIS of ISIS” a Success

January 14, 2015

(ANAHEIM, CA – 01/14/2015) On the evening of Friday, January 9, the Greater Los Angeles Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA), in partnership with the Muslim Public Affairs Council (MPAC) and the...

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TAKE ACTION: Thank Sen. Feinstein For Releasing Summary Report on CIA Torture

January 2, 2015

The California Chapter of The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-CA), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, urges Americans of conscience to contact Senator Feinstein, Chairman of the Senate Select...

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A Note of Thanks in the Wake of the UAE’s Despicable Action

November 21, 2014

You may have heard that the United Arab Emirates recently released a list of organizations it deems as terrorists which, outrageously, included the Muslim American Society (MAS) and CAIR. We...

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CAIR Responds to Bizarre Move by UAE

November 16, 2014

(WASHINGTON, D.C., 11/16/14) — The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today responded to reports that the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has...

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In the News

Media Coverage of CAIR-LA Reaction to New Charlie Hebdo Cover

January 16, 2015

CAIR-LA responds to the new Charlie Hebdo cover and repeated its defense of freedom of speech. Below is a list of media appearances CAIR-LA has made in local news outlets...

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Media Coverage of U.S. Muslims Response to Paris Terror Attacks

January 10, 2015

  CAIR-LA condemned the Paris shooting attack that took place on Wednesday January 07, 2015 on the offices of the Frenchsatirical magazine Charile Hebdo and repeated its defense of freedom...

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U.S. Muslims Condemn Paris Terror Attack, Defend Free Speech

January 7, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (ANAHEIM, 1/7/15) – The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today condemned a shooting attack on the offices of...

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Media Coverage of Shooting at Mosque in Coachella, Possible Hate Crime

November 4, 2014

Shooting at Mosque in Coachella might be a Hate Crime, Police Say On November 5th, 2014 called for an FBI investigation of a shooting attack on the Islamic Center of Coachella Valley in...

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