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ALERT: CAIR-LA Asks Muslim Community to Step Up Security Measures for End-of-Ramadan Activities After Recent Attacks

(ANAHEIM, CA, 6/19/17) – The Greater Los Angeles Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today called on Muslim communities nationwide to step up security measures for end-of-Ramadan activities following a terror attack on Muslims outside a mosque in London, the murder of a Muslim teen near a Virginia mosque and t…

CAIR-LA Offers Condolences on Murder of Virginia Muslim Teen, Urges Probe of Possible Bias Motive

(ANAHEIM, CA, 6/19/17) – The Greater Los Angeles Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today offered condolences on the death of a Virginia Muslim teen who was murdered yesterday and called for a thorough investigation of a possible bias motive in the case. Police say 17-year-old Nabra Hassanen of Rest…

Growth in Advocacy: Reflecting on the First 100 Days

Assalamu Alaikum,   The past 100 days have challenged Muslims in America in an unprecedented way. The current administration’s policies and statements have left each of us with a sense of shock and disappointment. But while Islamophobic rhetoric and actions have been amplified by this administration, they are not new.   Over the last 20 years, we have been advocating for the Greater Los Angeles Area Muslim community. CAIR-LA’s first maj…

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…

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