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CAIR-LA: Solidarity Town Hall Against Muslim Ban 2.0 gets Robust Community Response

(ANAHEIM, CA – 3/13/2017) On Sundayafternoon, March 12, the Greater Los Angeles Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA), in partnership

Muslim Ban 2.0 is Official. Here’s How You Can Fight Back.

Dear Friends and Supporters, Today, President Trump signed a new version of his bigoted Muslim Ban. After his last botched attempt, we joined our partners in opposing the ban in the courts and in the streets.  We won then, and we'll win again. CAIR is already responding to make sure that the ban is put back into the dustbin of history where it belongs.  Here are some actions you can take today to make a…

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

(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 ban” executive order, which barred entry into the United States by refugees and citizens from seven Muslim-majority nations.   A three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals fo…

Update on “Muslim Ban” | Protests at LAX

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 cards have been detained at airports across the country, and in many cases sent back on flights after questioning. Hundreds of others have been barred from boarding flights to the U.S.  

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

(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 called The Muslim-Latino Collaborative. The collaborative aims to support and unify both communities by encouraging mutual learning, developing meaningful relationships and promoting solidarity in action.   Th…

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