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California Public School Students: Take Our Bullying Survey

December 12, 2014

CAIR California is currently conducting a statewide survey of our community’s youth. The survey is aimed at better understanding how comfortable American Muslim students feel attending their schools and participating...

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Contact CAIR About U.S. Citizens Stranded in Gaza

December 11, 2014

The San Francisco Bay Area chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-SFBA) is urging the U.S. Department of State to take action to help American citizens stuck in the...

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CAIR Seeks ‘Accountability’ Following Release of Senate Torture Report

December 9, 2014

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today said a long-awaited report from the Senate Intelligence Committee on the CIA’s use of...

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New DOJ Guidelines Allow ‘Mapping’ of Muslims, Profiling at Airports, Borders

December 8, 2014

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) today expressed concerns about the fact that the newly-released U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) revision of its “Guidance Regarding the Use of Race by...

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Civil Rights

California Public School Students: Take Our Bullying Survey

December 12, 2014

CAIR California is currently conducting a statewide survey of our community’s youth. The survey is aimed at better understanding how comfortable American Muslim students feel attending their schools and participating...

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Contact CAIR About U.S. Citizens Stranded in Gaza

December 11, 2014

The San Francisco Bay Area chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-SFBA) is urging the U.S. Department of State to take action to help American citizens stuck in the...

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New DOJ Guidelines Allow ‘Mapping’ of Muslims, Profiling at Airports, Borders

December 8, 2014

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) today expressed concerns about the fact that the newly-released U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) revision of its “Guidance Regarding the Use of Race by...

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CAIR Calls for Hate Crime Probe of Vandalism Targeting Northern California Mosque

November 20, 2014

The San Francisco Bay Area chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-SFBA) today called on state and federal law enforcement authorities to investigate vandalism targeting a local mosque as...

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Government

CAIR Seeks ‘Accountability’ Following Release of Senate Torture Report

December 9, 2014

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today said a long-awaited report from the Senate Intelligence Committee on the CIA’s use of...

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New DOJ Guidelines Allow ‘Mapping’ of Muslims, Profiling at Airports, Borders

December 8, 2014

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) today expressed concerns about the fact that the newly-released U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) revision of its “Guidance Regarding the Use of Race by...

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CAIR-CA Releases Results of California State Muslim Voter Survey

October 29, 2014

The California offices of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-CA), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today released the results of a October 22 survey indicating that 71% percent of...

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CAIR-SFBA to Host Voter Education Forum in Fremont Tonight

October 25, 2014

This evening, Saturday, October 25th, the San Francisco Bay Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations, in partnership with the Islamic Society of East Bay (ISEB) and the League...

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In the News

Fuelling Islamophobia in the US

November 17, 2014

By: Khaled Beydoun The United Arab Emirates designated two Muslim-American civil rights groups – the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) and the Muslim American Society – among the 83 institutions...

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Drones over San Jose? Worries fly at public hearing

November 13, 2014

By: Robert Salonga The community got its first chance to tell the San Jose Police Department what it thinks of the department’s acquisition of a drone, with the sentiment ranging...

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The 13th Anniversary of 9/11

September 11, 2014

Today is the anniversary of 9/11, an event that has left indelible marks on our society and culture: We’re still grappling with the ramifications of the twin towers, and coming...

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Bank Clients of Middle Eastern Descent Want Answers on Closed Accounts

September 7, 2014

A Florida attorney for the Council on American-Islamic Relations has asked the U.S. Department of Justice’s Civil Rights Division to look into the closures and determine whether race is playing...

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