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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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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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Nobel Laureate Tawwakol Karman’s Address to SoCal Community

November 14, 2014

Tawwakol Karman's Speech at CAIR-LA's 18th Annual Banquet (Anaheim, Calif. – 11/14/14) - On Saturday Nov. 8th, the Greater LA area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) was honored...

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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

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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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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CAIR-LA: Muslim Community Forum on ‘Crisis of ISIS’ Gets Robust Response

October 22, 2014

(ANAHEIM, CA – 10/23/2014) — On the evening of Friday, October 17, the Greater Los Angeles Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA), in partnership with the Islamic...

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In the News

SoCal Muslim Leaders Denounce ISIS Killing of American Journalist Steven Sotloff

September 2, 2014

(ANAHEIM, CA 9/4/2014) – On the evening of Tuesday Sept 2, the Greater Los Angeles Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) held a news conference along with leaders of...

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TERROR TRIAL: Informant ID’d in Inland conspiracy case

August 19, 2014

By Richard K. De Atley Nine days after an Islamic rights group called for help to identify the undercover FBI informant in an Inland terrorism conspiracy case, his name was...

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Terrorism trial underway for men accused of trying to join Al Qaeda

August 18, 2014

By Matt Hansen The trial of two Inland Empire men accused of being involved in a terrorist plot resumes in Riverside federal court this week, as jurors weigh whether the...

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Flak over FBI informant causes stir in Inland Empire terrorism trial

August 16, 2014

By Joe Nelson The Council on American-Islamic Relations has raised a stir with federal prosecutors in an Inland Empire terrorism case by issuing a press release days before trial was to begin...

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