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CAIR-LA Files DFEH Complaint Against Warner Bros., ‘The Real’ Over Hijab Ban

April 16, 2015

(ANAHEIM, CA, 4/16/15) – The Greater Los Angeles Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) today announced that it has filed a public accommodation complaint with the California Department of Fair Employment and Housing (DFEH)...

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280 Delegates Lobby Congress on ‘Historic’ First National Muslim Advocacy Day

April 15, 2015

(ANAHEIM, C.A. 4/15/2015) – Some 280 delegates from more than 20 states met with elected officials and congressional staffers on Arpil 13th during the “historic” first-ever National Muslim Advocacy Day on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., sponsored by...

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Arab, Muslim and Asian Groups Launch Effort to Assist U.S. Citizens Stuck in Yemen

April 2, 2015

Los Angeles, C.A. | April 2, 2015 – The American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC), the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) and Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Asian Law Caucus (ALC) demand the United...

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CAIR-CA Announces 2015 Muslim Day at the Capitol Legislative Agenda

March 27, 2015

(March 27, 2015 – Anaheim, CA) – The California chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-CA) today published its legislative agenda for the 4th annual California Muslim Day at the Capitol....

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Civil Rights

CAIR-LA Files DFEH Complaint Against Warner Bros., ‘The Real’ Over Hijab Ban

April 16, 2015

(ANAHEIM, CA, 4/16/15) – The Greater Los Angeles Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) today announced that it has filed a public accommodation complaint with the California Department of Fair Employment and Housing (DFEH)...

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Arab, Muslim and Asian Groups Launch Effort to Assist U.S. Citizens Stuck in Yemen

April 2, 2015

Los Angeles, C.A. | April 2, 2015 – The American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC), the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) and Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Asian Law Caucus (ALC) demand the United...

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CAIR-LA Disturbed by LAPD Officers’ Fatal Shooting of Unarmed Homeless Man

March 3, 2015

(ANAHEIM, C.A., 03/03/15) – The Greater Los Angeles office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) today expressed grave concerns about the fatal shooting of an unarmed mentally-ill homeless man on the streets of...

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CAIR-LA: California Muslim Groups Vote to Oppose Federal CVE Program, Cite Concerns About Stereotyping

February 24, 2015

(ANAHEIM, CA, 2/24/15) – The Greater Los Angeles office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) today announced that the member organizations of the Islamic Shura Council of Southern California...

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Government

280 Delegates Lobby Congress on ‘Historic’ First National Muslim Advocacy Day

April 15, 2015

(ANAHEIM, C.A. 4/15/2015) – Some 280 delegates from more than 20 states met with elected officials and congressional staffers on Arpil 13th during the “historic” first-ever National Muslim Advocacy Day on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., sponsored by...

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Arab, Muslim and Asian Groups Launch Effort to Assist U.S. Citizens Stuck in Yemen

April 2, 2015

Los Angeles, C.A. | April 2, 2015 – The American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC), the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) and Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Asian Law Caucus (ALC) demand the United...

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CAIR-CA Announces 2015 Muslim Day at the Capitol Legislative Agenda

March 27, 2015

(March 27, 2015 – Anaheim, CA) – The California chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-CA) today published its legislative agenda for the 4th annual California Muslim Day at the Capitol....

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Let’s Advocate for a Better California! What’s Our Agenda for Muslim Day at the Capitol?

March 26, 2015

Our privacy rights are  slowly disappearing each day. Women still continue to make less than their male counterparts for the same work. Rising tuition is making a college education harder...

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In the News

CAIR-LA Gives a Heartfelt Congratulations to CAIR Executive Director Nihad Awad for National Recognition

March 6, 2015

LA Times Names National Executive Director One of Nation's 'New Civil Rights Leaders' (ANAHEIM, C.A., 3/6/15) – The Greater Los Angeles office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) today conveyed a...

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CAIR Seeks Motive in Shooting Deaths of 3 North Carolina Muslims

February 11, 2015

(ANAHEIM, CA., 2/11/15) – The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today called on law enforcement authorities to address speculation about a...

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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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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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