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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 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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Broad Coalition Urges ‘Full Public Accounting’ for Government Surveillance of U.S. Muslim Leaders

July 10, 2014

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest Muslim civil liberties and advocacy organization, today joined with a broad-based coalition of 45 organizations, led by the ACLU, in insisting...

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Bay Area Family of Slain Palestinian Teen to Hold Candle Light Vigil

July 4, 2014

This evening, the Bay Area relatives of Palestinian teenager Mohammed Abu Khdeir, who was abducted and killed near his home in Jerusalem on Wednesday, will hold a candle light vigil...

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Civil Rights

Broad Coalition Urges ‘Full Public Accounting’ for Government Surveillance of U.S. Muslim Leaders

July 10, 2014

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest Muslim civil liberties and advocacy organization, today joined with a broad-based coalition of 45 organizations, led by the ACLU, in insisting...

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Workshop: Know Your Rights at School

July 7, 2014

Tuesday, July 22ndAfter 8 Rakah Tarawih ( 10:45pm)Where: Khadija Banquet Hall, Muslim Community AssociationFeaturing: CAIR Northern California Civil Rights Coordinator Brice Hamack & CAIR-SFBA Executive Director Zahra BillooHosted by: MCA...

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Workshop: Know Your Rights if Contacted by the FBI

Tuesday, July 15thAfter 8 Rakah Tarawih (10:45pm)Where: Khadija Banquet Hall, Muslim Community AssociationFeaturing: CAIR Northern California Civil Rights Coordinator Brice Hamack & Asian Americans Advancing Justice-ALC Staff Attorney Yaman SalahiHosted...

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Workshop: Know Your Rights at Work

Tuesday, July 8thAfter 8 Rakah Tarawih ( 10:45pm)Where: Khadija Banquet Hall, Muslim Community AssociationFeaturing: CAIR Northern California Civil Rights Coordinator Brice HamackHosted by: MCA Social Committee & CAIR-SFBA Want to adjust...

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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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In the News

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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Yes, Religion Can Still Be A Force For Good In The World. Here Are 100 Examples How

June 18, 2014

Religion has made its way into many global conflicts, and there is no doubt that religion can be divisive and cause harm. That said, countless religious groups, congregations and individuals...

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Muslim Family Says School Not Taking Discrimination Seriously

June 17, 2014

Jenks Public Schools is facing yet another in a string of accusations alleging civil-rights violations . The claims are being brought by a group of Muslim students and their parents,...

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Sen. Menendez Meets with NJ Experts, Local Leaders Regarding Abducted Schoolgirls in Nigeria

May 15, 2014

NEWARK, NJ – On the eve of Mother’s Day, U.S. Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ), chair of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, today joined U.S. Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ), international human...

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