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Almost 800 CA Muslims, Officials & Allies Participate In CAIR-CA’s 6th Annual Muslim Day at the Capitol

(ANAHEIM, CA, 04/26/17) – This past Monday, April 24, the California Chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-CA) hosted the 6th Annual…

CAIR-CA: 700+ to Take Part in California ‘Muslim Day at the Capitol’ on April 24

(ANAHEIM, CA, 4/21/17) – On Monday, April 24, the California chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-CA) will host its 6th annual “Muslim Day at the Capitol” (MDAC) in Sacramento, with more than 700 participants expected to attend.   CAIR-California and allies will also hold an 11 a.m. press conference highlighting the program’s legislative priorities.  &nb…

CAIR-LA to Participate in “Never Again” Panel on Japanese Internment & Race-Based Discrimination

(ANAHEIM, CA, 4/19/2017) – The Greater Los Angeles office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) is co-sponsoring a panel hosted by Asian Americans Advancing Justice – Orange County (AAAJ-OC) and the Japanese American Bar Association (JABA). The panel includes local attorneys and community leaders who will discuss the history of Japanese internment in the U.S. and how to prevent…

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CAIR-LA Seeks Hate Crime Charges for Attack on Muslim Woman

(ANAHEIM, CA, 4/9/17) – The Greater Los Angeles Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) today called for hate crime charges to be considered following an alleged bias-motivated attack on a Muslim woman in downtown Los Angeles Saturday by a man who reportedly shouted racial slurs and beat her in the head. The victim told a local media outlet that she believes she was targeted because of her religious attire (hijab). The man reportedly told her…

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