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CAIR-LA ‘Ice Cream & Unity’ Event to Recognize Business for Standing Against Bigotry

May 27, 2016

(ANAHEIM, CA, 5/27/2016) – On Saturday, May 28, the Greater Los Angeles Area chapter of the Council on American Islamic-Relations (CAIR-LA) will host an “Ice Cream & Unity” event to recognize the owners of...

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2016 Elections Volunteer Engagement Form

May 19, 2016

CAIR-LA Launches SoCal Muslim Voter Mobilization Campaign

(ANAHEIM, CA, 5/19/2016) – Beginning tomorrow, Friday May 19th and continuing until the deadline to register to vote in the November general election, the Greater Los Angeles Area chapter of the...

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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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Civil Rights

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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CAIR-LA Calls for Resignation of Top Sheriff’s Department Official Over Anti-Muslim, Racist Emails

May 1, 2016

(ANAHEIM, CA, 5/01/16) – The Greater Los Angeles Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) today called for the resignation of a top Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department official...

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CAIR-LA Concerned about Muslim Women allegedly being kicked out of Urth Caffe

April 26, 2016

(ANAHEIM, CA, 4/26/16) – The Greater Los Angeles office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) is deeply concerned that a group of Muslim women were kicked out of Urth Caffe while they...

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CAIR-LA Assists Jewish Student Penalized for Missing Exam on Religious Holiday

April 20, 2016

Muslim civil rights group convinces school to accommodate holidays for students of all faiths  (ANAHEIM, CA, 4/20/16) – The Greater Los Angeles Area chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA)...

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Government

CAIR-LA Launches SoCal Muslim Voter Mobilization Campaign

May 19, 2016

(ANAHEIM, CA, 5/19/2016) – Beginning tomorrow, Friday May 19th and continuing until the deadline to register to vote in the November general election, the Greater Los Angeles Area chapter of the...

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Prepare for the 2016 Elections

May 6, 2016

Stay Informed. Get Involved. Make a Difference. Register to Vote – Rock the Vote Volunteer with our Election 2016 Efforts – Get Involved Support our Civic Engagement Work – Donate Important Dates...

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Introducing CAIR-CA’s Legislative Priorities 2016

Last week, CAIR-CA hosted over 600 Muslims from across the state at Muslim Day at the Capitol (MDAC). American Muslims from across the state were able to lobby for extremely important and...

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CAIR-LA Welcomes Resignation of Los Angeles Sheriff’s Top Deputy Over Islamophobic, Racist Emails

May 2, 2016

(ANAHEIM, CA, 5/2/16) – The Greater Los Angeles Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) today welcomed the resignation of the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Chief of Staff Tom Angel after CAIR-LA...

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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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