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CAIR-LA Calls for Cancellation of Anti-Islam Class Taught on Cal State San Bernardino Satellite Campus

(LOS ANGELES, CA – 2/26/2020) – The Greater Los Angeles Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) today decried an anti-Islam course taught … Read More

CAIR-LA Reaches Settlement For Muslim Woman Who Refused To Remove Hijab

The Civil Rights Department at CAIR-LA obtained a pre-litigation monetary settlement earlier this month on behalf of a Muslim woman who was fired from her … Read More

CAIR-LA Reaches Settlement For Muslim Woman Who Refused To Remove Hijab

The Civil Rights Department at CAIR-LA obtained a pre-litigation monetary settlement earlier this month on behalf of a Muslim woman who was fired from her … Read More

CAIR-LA Denounces Racist Chant By Students At High School Basketball Game

Photo courtesy of the Santa Maria Times (LOS ANGELES, CA – 2/13/2020) – The Greater Los Angeles Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) … Read More

No evidence of hate crime in forum flap

By JULIE DRAKE, The Antelope Valley Press PALMDALE — Palmdale Sheriff’s Station Captain Ronald Shaffer said there was no evidence of a hate crime when … Read More

Chapman U. student no longer enrolled after racist rant, arrest

By ALMA FAUSTO,  The Orange County Register A 21-year-old Chapman University student was arrested this week after going on a rant in a campus classroom … Read More

What We Do

Outreach & Education

CAIR seeks to educate American Muslims about their rights so that they may fully engage in all aspects of civic life. CAIR also works with … Learn More

Youth Empowerment

CAIR has always believed that in order to secure a brighter future for our communities, investments must be made in providing our youth with the tools … Learn More

Civic Engagement

Through various programs, CAIR facilitates opportunities to engage with government bodies, to influence public policy by meeting with elected officials and to advocate for legislation that aims … Learn More

Legal Services

Civil rights advocacy remains at the center of CAIR-LA’s work. CAIR has served more than 25,000 victims of discrimination since its founding. Our California offices … Learn More

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