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Know Your Rights When Traveling To Hajj

September 18, 2014

The opportunity to participate in Hajj is both a blessing and privilege. If you are attending this year, we pray Insha Allah your Hajj is accepted, ask that you keep...

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CAIR-CA Launches Letter-Writing Campaign for Gaza at Ramadan Events

July 22, 2014

Several thousand letters have already been signed by Muslims calling for end to killing in Gaza   (Sacramento, CA, 7/22/2014) – The California chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations...

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Want to help Palestine? Here’s how!

July 18, 2014

  Asalaamu 'alaikum, For nearly two weeks, innocent Palestinians have been targeted by a relentless and illegal Israeli military campaign. Just yesterday, multiple children were murdered. Yesterday, a ground invasion...

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Sacramento Family of Slain Palestinian Teen to Hold Memorial Service

July 3, 2014

   Belal Abu Khdeir holds his cousin Muhammed in his arms during a visit to the  village of Shufat, Palestine last year. (Family photo) Read more here: http://www.sacbee.com/2014/07/03/6531942/sacramento-relatives-of-slain.html#storylink=cpy (SACRAMENTO, CA,...

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Civil Rights

Know Your Rights When Traveling To Hajj

September 18, 2014

The opportunity to participate in Hajj is both a blessing and privilege. If you are attending this year, we pray Insha Allah your Hajj is accepted, ask that you keep...

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Calif. Muslim, Sikh Groups to File Complaint Against Amusement Park

April 28, 2014

Boomers! Parks Bars Attendees Wearing Religious  Head Coverings from Rides (SANTA CLARA, CA, 4/28/14) – On Tuesday, April 29, the California chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-CA) and...

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News Conference Today to Address the Recent Hate-Motivated Murder of a Sacramento Muslim

March 27, 2014

  CAIR-SV to Call for Rejection of Islamophobia After Calif. Muslim Shot Dead in Hate Attack   (SACRAMENTO, CA, 3/27/14) - Later today, the Sacramento Valley chapter of the Council on American-Islamic...

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CAIR Seeks Hate Crime Charges After Muslim Called ‘Terrorist’ at Calif. Costco

March 24, 2014

Man allegedly tried to hit woman with his car when she tried to take photo of license plate   (SACRAMENTO, CA, 3/24/14) - The Sacramento Valley chapter of the Council on...

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Government

CAIR-CA Launches Letter-Writing Campaign for Gaza at Ramadan Events

July 22, 2014

Several thousand letters have already been signed by Muslims calling for end to killing in Gaza   (Sacramento, CA, 7/22/2014) – The California chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations...

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Want to help Palestine? Here’s how!

July 18, 2014

  Asalaamu 'alaikum, For nearly two weeks, innocent Palestinians have been targeted by a relentless and illegal Israeli military campaign. Just yesterday, multiple children were murdered. Yesterday, a ground invasion...

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CAIR-CA Hosts 11th Annual Ramadan Iftar Reception at the State Capitol

July 1, 2014

  (SACRAMENTO, CA, 7/2/14) - On July 1st, the California chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-CA) hosted the 11th Annual Capitol Ramadan Reception. This annual event commemorating the commencement...

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California Muslims Lobby Lawmakers in Sacramento

April 24, 2014

(Sacramento Calif. 4/24/14) – This past Tuesday, April 22, nearly 200 Muslims from across California held more than 70 advocacy meetings with elected officials and their staff in Sacramento as part of...

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In the News

Media Coverage of the Al-Awsi Murder in Sacramento

March 27, 2014

On March 27, 2014, CAIR-SV held a press conference with community leaders and law enforcement officials to address the recent hate-motivated murder of a Sacramento Muslim. Hassan Al-Awsi was shot...

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News Conference Today to Address the Recent Hate-Motivated Murder of a Sacramento Muslim

  CAIR-SV to Call for Rejection of Islamophobia After Calif. Muslim Shot Dead in Hate Attack   (SACRAMENTO, CA, 3/27/14) - Later today, the Sacramento Valley chapter of the Council on American-Islamic...

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CAIR Welcomes ABC Family’s Cancellation of “Alice in Arabia”

March 24, 2014

(SACRAMENTO, CA, 3/24/14) – The Council on American-Islamic Relations- California tonight welcomed the decision by ABC Family channel to cancel plans to produce a pilot for a new series called “Alice in Arabia.” According...

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In honor of Martin Luther King Jr., Lodi celebrates unity

January 21, 2014

Christina Cornejo, Lodi News-Sentinel During Monday's 16th annual Celebration of Unity, Lodians had the opportunity to learn that taking steps towards tolerance of neighbors of other ethnicities and religions may mean...

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