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CAIR-LA Welcomes Arrest of Man Accused of Making Threats Against Riverside Mosque

(LOS ANGELES, CA – 01/14/2020) – The Greater Los Angeles Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) today welcomed the arrest of a man … Read More

CAIR-CA Welcomes Gov. Gavin Newsom’s 2020 Proposed State Budget Commitments for Immigrant Communities

(LOS ANGELES, CA – 1/13/2020) – The California chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-CA) today welcomed Gov. Gavin Newsom’s proposed 2020 state budget, … Read More


CAIR-LA Civil Rights Managing Attorney Amr Shabaik was one of the featured speakers at the #NoWarWithIran press conference at the Highland Park office of the … Read More

CAIR-LA Issues ‘Know Your Rights’ Advisory for Iranian-Americans Approached by Law Enforcement

The Greater Los Angeles Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA ), today issued a “Know Your Rights” community advisory for Iranian-Americans and … Read More

CAIR-LA Among Muslim Groups Demanding Peace Between U.S., Iran

By Emily Valdez KNX1070 Amr Shabaik is with the Council on American-Islamic Relations in Southern California … CLICK THE PLAY BUTTON FOR MORE

CAIR-Los Angeles urges Iranian community members to know their legal rights amid reports of discrimination

By Jessica DeNova, KABC/7 Members of a Southern California civil rights group say they’re working to educate the Iranian community about their legal rights in … 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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