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We’re Hiring! CAIR-LA Career Opportunities!

February 13, 2017

The CAIR-Greater Los Angeles Area is looking for passionate and talented individuals to join one of the most dynamic teams defending civil rights on behalf of the American Muslim community, promoting...

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BREAKING NEWS: CAIR Applauds Appeals Court’s Ruling Against Trump’s ‘Muslim Ban’ Executive Order

February 10, 2017

(ANAHEIM, CA, 02/09/17) – The Greater Los Angeles Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) today welcomed a federal appeals court’s decision to maintain the freeze on President Trump’s controversial “Muslim...

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An Urgent Message from Khizr Khan on Behalf of CAIR-LA

February 3, 2017

              As-salamu Alaikum (peace be upon you),                                  ...

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CAIR-LA’s Press Conference with Local Interfaith and Civil Rights on Trump’s Executive Orders

February 1, 2017

(ANAHEIM, CA, 1/30/17) – Today, the greater Los Angeles area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) hosted a press conference in partnership with the Southern California civil rights and interfaith communities, in...

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Civil Rights

BREAKING NEWS: CAIR Applauds Appeals Court’s Ruling Against Trump’s ‘Muslim Ban’ Executive Order

February 10, 2017

(ANAHEIM, CA, 02/09/17) – The Greater Los Angeles Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) today welcomed a federal appeals court’s decision to maintain the freeze on President Trump’s controversial “Muslim...

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‘Know Your Rights’ Workshops on the Muslim Ban, Traveling and Law Enforcement Engagement

February 2, 2017

1.  CAIR-LA will be speaking on the impacts of the Muslim Ban after Friday prayer at the following locations: Islamic Society of Orange County (ISOC) Islamic Institute of Orange County (IIOC) Islamic Center...

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CAIR-LA Exec. Director Plaintiff on Federal Suit Challenging Trump’s ‘Muslim Ban’

January 30, 2017

(ANAHEIM, CA, 1/30/17) – The Greater Los Angeles Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) today announced the filing of a federal lawsuit on behalf of more than 20 named...

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Update on “Muslim Ban” | Protests at LAX

January 29, 2017

Since President Donald Trump signed Friday’s executive order banning non-citizens from seven Muslim-majority countries from traveling to the U.S., dozens of passengers arriving with non-immigrant visas as well as green...

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Government

BREAKING NEWS: CAIR Applauds Appeals Court’s Ruling Against Trump’s ‘Muslim Ban’ Executive Order

February 10, 2017

(ANAHEIM, CA, 02/09/17) – The Greater Los Angeles Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) today welcomed a federal appeals court’s decision to maintain the freeze on President Trump’s controversial “Muslim...

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Update on “Muslim Ban” | Protests at LAX

January 29, 2017

Since President Donald Trump signed Friday’s executive order banning non-citizens from seven Muslim-majority countries from traveling to the U.S., dozens of passengers arriving with non-immigrant visas as well as green...

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CAIR-LA to Join Local Muslim, Latino Leaders in Announcing Community Collaboration

January 19, 2017

(ANAHEIM, CA, 1/19/17) – On Friday, January 20, the Greater Los Angeles area chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) will join local Muslim and Latino community activists to form a partnership...

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CAIR-LA to Join Interfaith Leaders Honoring the Legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.,

January 16, 2017

Leaders to Publicly Commit to Sacred Resistance & Sanctuary ANAHEIM, CA, 1/16/17) – Today the Clergy and Laity United for Economic Justice (CLUE) of Los Angeles announced that people of faith and people of...

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In the News

CAIR-LA’s Press Conference with Local Interfaith and Civil Rights on Trump’s Executive Orders

February 1, 2017

(ANAHEIM, CA, 1/30/17) – Today, the greater Los Angeles area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) hosted a press conference in partnership with the Southern California civil rights and interfaith communities, in...

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Media Coverage of Hate Letters Sent to CA Mosques

November 29, 2016

This past weekend, The Greater Los Angeles Area chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) called for stepped-up police protection of local mosques after an anti-Muslim, hate-filled letter supporting President-elect Donald...

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NBC 4 News: CAIR-LA Rep Says Olympic Athlete Ibtihaj Muhammad Inspires Muslim Women

August 9, 2016

NBC 4 News: CAIR-LA Communications Coordinator Ojaala Ahmad says Olympic Athlete Ibtihaj Muhammad (who made history for being the first hijab-observing woman to represent the U.S. in the Olympics) inspires...

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News Coverage of Los Osos High School Student, Bayan Zehlif, Smeared as “Isis” in Yearbook

May 10, 2016

On Sunday May 8th, CAIR-LA released a statement titled, "CAIR-LA Concerned About Saftey of Muslim Student Smeared as 'Isis' in H.S. Yearbook" expressing concern about the safety of a Muslim...

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