Press Releases

CAIR-LA Applauds Appeals Court's Ruling Against Trump's 'Muslim Ban' Executive Order | Feb 09, 2017

CAIR-LA to Join Local Muslim, Latino Leaders in Announcing Community Collaboration | Jan 19, 2017

CAIR-LA to Join Interfaith Leaders Honoring the Legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.  | Jan 16th, 2017

CAIR-LA Applauds LA County's Formation of Office of Immigrant Affairs | Jan 11, 2017

CAIR-LA to join Community Forum on How to Advance Justice Under Trump Administration | Jan 10, 2017

CAIR-CA Thanks State AG Nominee Becerra for Statement Rejecting Muslim Registry | Jan 9, 2017 

CAIR-LA Welcomes Long Beach Police Policy to Allow Muslim Women to Wear Headscarf While in Custody | Dec 28, 2016

CAIR-LA Expresses Solidarity with Jewish Community After Apparent Hate Vandalism of Calif. Synagogue | Dec 27, 2016

CAIR-LA Welcomes Resignation of Huntington Beach Planning Commisioner Commisioner over Anti-Islam Facebook Posts | Dec 21, 2016

CAIR-LA Welcomes Arrest of Suspect in Stabbing of Muslim in Near Simi Valley Mosque | Dec 12, 2016

CAIR-LA: Anti-Muslim Pro-Turmp Letters Sent to Southern California Mosques | Nov 26, 2016

CAIR-LA's 20th Anniversary Gala Most Successful Fundraiser in CAIR-LA History | Nov 22, 2016

MPAC, CAIR Call on DOJ to Investigate Plot Against Mosque as Federal Hate Crime | Oct 31, 2016

CAIR-LA Welcomes the Arrest of a Man Planning an Attack on L.A. Mosque | October 25, 2016

CAIR-CA Publishes California Muslim Voter Guide | October 3, 2016

CAIR-LA Calls for Probe of Hate Crimes Targeting Disabled Muslim Army Veteran | September 16, 2016

CAIR California Launches Statewide Voter Engagement CampaignSeptember 20, 2016

CAIR-CA Applauds Gov. Brown's Signing of Bill Addressing Bullying, Harrasment of Muslim and Sikh Students | September 27, 2016

CAIR-CA to Hold 12th Annual Muslim Youth Leadership Program at the State Capitol | Aug 4, 2016

CAIR-CA: California State Assembly to Proclaim August as 'Muslim Appreciation and Awareness Month' | July 29, 2016

CAIR-CA Report: Anti-Mulsim Bias Incidents Jumped More than 50 Percent in Past Year | July 25, 2016

CAIR Condemns Terror Attack in France, Newt Gingrigh's Call to 'Test' and Deport American Muslims | July 15, 2016

CAIR-LA, Calif. Muslims, LGBT and Interfaith Leaders to Respond to Orlando Night Club Shooting | June 12, 2016

CAIR-LA Launches SoCal Muslim Voter Mobilization Campaign | May 19, 2016 

CAIR-LA Concerned About Saftey of Muslim Student Smeared as 'Isis' in H.S. Yearbook | May 8, 2016

CAIR-LA Seeks Return of Double Amputee, Syrian Refugee Removed from U.S. Despite Valid Medical Visa | May 5 2016

CAIR-LA Files Suit on Behalf of Muslim Woman Stripped of Hijab by Long Beach Police Officers | May 2, 2016

CAIR-LA Welcomes Resignation of Los Angeles Sheriff's Top Deputy Over Islamophobic, Racist Emails | May 2, 2016

CAIR-LA Calls for Resignation of Top Sherrif's Department Official Over Anti-Muslim, Racist Emails | May 1, 2016 

CAIR-LA Concerned about Muslim Women allegedly kicked out of Urth Caffe | April 26, 2016

CAIR-CA Elects New Board Chair | April 16, 2016

CAIR-LA Valley Banquet Dinner a Success | April 12, 2016

CAIR Slams Cruz's Comments on 'Muslim Neighborhoods,' Trump's Naming of Islamophobic Advisor | March 22, 2016

CAIR Expresses Solidarity with People of Belgium Following Attacks | March 22, 2016

CAIR Welcomes President Obama's SOTU Remarks Rejecting Islamophobia in the Political Process | January 12, 2016

LA Based Civil Rights Groups to provide AMEMSA Community with Free Legal Services | December 21, 2015

CAIR Report: Number of Incidents Targeting U.S. Mosque in 2015 Highest Ever Record | December 17, 2015

CAIR-LA Welcomes Arrest of Suspects Involved in Hate Crimes; Cautions Community Vigilance | December 16, 2015

CAIR-LA 'Disappointed' by Congresswoman Sanchez's Statement About American Muslims | December 11, 2015

CAIR-LA Condmens Donalds Trump's "Fascist" Call to Ban All Muslims from U.S. | December 08, 2015 

CAIR Welcomes President Obama's Rejection of Islamophobia in Oval Office Address | December 06, 2015

CAIR-LA Holds Press Conference to Condmen San Bernardino Shooting; Cautions Community Viligance | December 03, 2015 

CAIR-LA Asks FBI to Probe Bullet-Riddles Copy of Quran left at Islamic Store as Hate Crime | December 02, 2015

CAIR-LA Calls on LAPD to Investigate Anti-Muslim Post by Alleged Sergeant | November 20, 2015

CAIR-LA 19th Annual Banquet a Success | November 17, 2015

CAIR-LA to Hold Interfaith Prayer Vigil Tonight in Response to Paris Terror Attacks | November 14, 2015

CAIR-LA Welcomes School District's Ban of Depictions of Religious Figures in Class Assignments | November 06, 2015

CAIR-CA Held Press Conferences Releasing a New Report on School Bullying | October 30, 2015

Calif. Muslims Renew Call to Stop Desecration of Jerusalem Cemetery by LA’s Wiesenthal Center | August 10, 2015

CAIR Condemns Killing of Marines in Tennessee, Offers Condolences | July 16, 2015

CAIR-CA Hosts 12th Annual Capitol Ramadan Iftar | July 2, 2015

CAIR-CA Published 2015 Civil Rights Report | July 2, 2015

CAIR-LA Congratulates LA Graduates of Muslim Gamechangers Network | June 26, 2015

CAIR-LA: CAIR Stands with African-American Community After Terror Attacks on Charleston Church June 18, 2015

CAIR-LA: U.S. Muslims to Begin Month-Long Ramadan Fast | June 8, 2015

CAIR-LA Seeks 'Transparent' Probe of LBPD Fatal Shooting of Unarmed Student | June 1, 2015

CAIR-LA to Monitor Arrest of Two Anaheim Men, Reiterates Rejection of Extremism | May 27, 2015 

CAIR-LA Calls for Resignation of El Monte Official Over Anti-Islam Facebook Post | May 13, 2015

Hundreds of California Muslims Lobby State Lawmakers | April 29, 2015

CAIR-LA Dismayed by Court Ruling against Iranian-American Immigration Judge | April 24, 2015

California Muslims to Lobby State Lawmakers on 4th Annual Muslim Day at the Capitol  | April 24, 2015

CAIR-LA Welcomes OC School's Correction of Inaccurate Materials on Islam | April 22, 2015

CAIR-LA Files DFEH Complaint Against Warner Bros., 'The Real' Over Hijab Ban | April 16, 2015

280 Delegates Lobby Congress on 'Historic' First National Muslim Advocavy Day | April 15, 2015

Arab, Muslim and Asian Groups Launch Efforts to Assist U.S. Citizens Stuck in Yemen | April 2, 2015

CAIR-CA Announces 2015 Muslim Day at the Capitol Legislative Agenda | March 27, 2015

CAIR-LA Response to Chapel Hill Tragedy, Anti-Muslim Bigotry and CVE | March 11, 2015

CAIR-LA Gives a Heartfelt Congratulations to CAIR Executive Director Nihad Awad for National Recognition | March 6, 2015

CAIR-LA Disturbed by LAPD Officers' Fatal Shooting of Unarmend Homeless Man | March 3, 2015

CAIR-LA Calls for Community Alert after Recent Reports of Threats and Hate Crimes | February 18, 2015

CAIR-LA Asks California Assemblymember to Apologize for "#StandUpAgainstIslam" Tweet | February 13, 2015

CAIR Seeks Motive in Shooting Deaths of 3 North Carolina Muslims | February 11, 2015

CAIR-LA: Muslim Community Forum on the "CRISIS of ISIS" a Success | January 09, 2015

U.S. Muslims Condemn Paris Terror Attack | January 07, 2015

WATCH: CAIR-LA's 18th Annual Banquet Videos | December 04, 2014

CAIR Calls for National Action on Racism after Ferguson Grand Jury Decision | November 25, 2014

A Note of Thanks in the Wake of the UAE's Despicable Action | November 21, 2014

CAIR Responds to Bizzare Move by UAE | November 16, 2014

Nobel Laureate Tawwakol Karman Speech at CAIR-LA 18th Annual Banquet | November 14, 2014

LA Based Organizations' Statement on Federal Government's CVE Programs | November 13, 2014

Nearly 2,000 Turn Out to Hear Nobel Laureate at CAIR-LA BanquetNovember 12, 2014

CAIR-LA: Shooting at Coachella Mosque Possible Hate Crime | Nobemer 05, 2014

CAIR-LA Calls for FBI Probe of Shots Fired at Coachella Mosque | November 04, 2014

CAIR-LA: Muslim Community Forum on 'Crisis of ISIS' Gets Robust Response | October 22, 2014

CAIR-LA Congratulates LA City on First Muslim Heritage Month | August 1, 2014

CAIR-LA Calls for Investigation into Shooting at Rally | July 25, 2014

CAIR-LA Seeks Public’s Help in Identifying Man Who Attacked Muslim Woman | July 23. 2014

CAIR-CA Launches Letter-Writing Campaign for Gaza at Ramadan Events | July 22, 2014

CAIR-LA Congratulates Recipients of Future50 | July 21, 2014

CAIR-LA Welcomes Appeals Court Ruling in Favor of Family of Muslim Shot by LAPD Officer | May 20, 2014

CAIR-LA Helps Egyptian Teen Inventor Seek Asylum in U.S.  | May 19, 2014

CAIR-CA Welcomes Rep. Issa's Repudiation of Candidate's Islamophobia | May 9, 2014

CAIR-CA Asks GOP to Repudiate Gubernatorial Candidate's Anti-Muslim Posting | May 6, 2014

CAIR-CA: Muslim, Sikh Groups File Discrimination Complaints Against Boomers! | April 29, 2014

California Muslims Lobby Lawmakers in Sacramento | April 24, 2014

California Muslims to Lobby Lawmakers at 3rd Annual Muslim Day at the Capitol | April 15, 2014

CAIR Welcomes ABC Family’s Cancellation of ‘Alice in Arabia’ | March 21, 2014

CAIR Asks ABC Family Channel for Meeting on 'Alice in Arabia' Stereotypes | March 19, 2014

CAIR-CA Welcomes Decision Allowing Undocumented Attorney | January 31, 2014

CAIR-LA Welcomes Decision to Vote on District Elections System | January 14, 2014

CAIR-LA Launches Muslim Gamechangers Network | January 9, 2014

CAIR-LA, JVP-LA Ask Americans to Demand Wiesenthal Center Halt Construction Over Muslim Cemetery | November 12, 2011