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Something Wrong With Your Google

August 26, 2014

Reza Aslan Tells Islamophobe ‘I Think There’s Something Wrong with Your Google’ (C-SPAN)

National Director of Muslim Civil Rights Group Attends Michael Brown Funeral

August 25, 2014

Nihad Awad, national executive director of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, is attending today’s funeral for Michael Brown, the unarmed...

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CAIR Condemns Barbaric Killing of U.S. Journalist by Terror Group ISIS

August 20, 2014

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today condemned what it called the “gruesome and barbaric” killing of American journalist James Foley...

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From the Civil Rights Desk

August 19, 2014

A look into some recent complaints received by CAIR’s Northern California offices: A married couple was relaxing at home when they received a phone call from someone claiming to be...

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Civil Rights

National Director of Muslim Civil Rights Group Attends Michael Brown Funeral

August 25, 2014

Nihad Awad, national executive director of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, is attending today’s funeral for Michael Brown, the unarmed...

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Increase in FBI Visits to Muslims Prompts Reminder of Legal Rights

August 19, 2014

The Council on American-Islamic Relations – San Diego (CAIR-San Diego) today issued an advisory reminding community members of their legal responsibilities and rights when contacted or visited by law enforcement...

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From the Civil Rights Desk

A look into some recent complaints received by CAIR’s Northern California offices: A married couple was relaxing at home when they received a phone call from someone claiming to be...

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Lawsuit Filed to Remove Muslim-Americans from ‘Terror Watch’ List

August 14, 2014

  A local Muslim-American group Thursday announced it has filed a federal lawsuit based on complaints the government has unjustly put a disproportionate number of Muslim-Americans on the nation’s “terror...

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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 The California chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-CA) today announced the launch of...

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Want to Help Palestine? Here’s How

July 18, 2014

As Salaam Alaikum, For nearly two weeks, innocent Palestinians have been targeted by a relentless and illegal Israeli military campaign. Just yesterday, multiple children were murdered. This afternoon, a ground...

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Proposed Regulation Requiring Stunning of Animals Prior to Slaughter Restricts Muslims’ Religious Rights

July 3, 2014

The California Department of Food and Agriculture is currently considering new regulations for the slaughter of animals in Custom Livestock Slaughterhouses. These new regulations are aimed at combating an increase...

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

July 2, 2014

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 of the holy month...

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Something Wrong With Your Google

August 26, 2014

Reza Aslan Tells Islamophobe ‘I Think There’s Something Wrong with Your Google’ (C-SPAN)

Muslim Leaders Have Roundly Denounced Islamic State, But Conservative Media Won’t Tell You That

August 21, 2014

CAIR Repeatedly Condemned The Islamic State As “Un-Islamic And Morally Repugnant.” In a July 7 statement, the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) called the terrorist group “un-Islamic and morally repugnant,”...

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Lawsuit Filed to Remove Muslim-Americans from ‘Terror Watch’ List

August 14, 2014

  A local Muslim-American group Thursday announced it has filed a federal lawsuit based on complaints the government has unjustly put a disproportionate number of Muslim-Americans on the nation’s “terror...

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CAIR Joins Congressional Leaders for Launch of #MoreThanAProfile

June 26, 2014

“Since September 11, 2001, thousands of innocent Americans have been wrongfully targeted by federal law enforcement officials because of their race, religion and national origin. They have been searched, investigated,...

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