CAIR-LA Among Muslim Groups Demanding Peace Between U.S., Iran

By Emily Valdez KNX1070 Amr Shabaik is with the Council on American-Islamic Relations in Southern California … CLICK THE PLAY BUTTON FOR MORE

CAIR-Los Angeles urges Iranian community members to know their legal rights amid reports of discrimination

By Jessica DeNova, KABC/7 Members of a Southern California civil rights group say they’re working to educate the Iranian community about their legal rights in … Read More

Today on Sojourner Truth: Farida Chehata on the Detainment of Iranian Americans

CAIR-LA Immigrants’ Rights Managing Attorney Farida Chehata spoke on Sojourner Truth with Margaret Prescod about the detainment of Iranian Americans.

To overcome travel ban, some Americans taking cases to court

By DEEPTI HAJELA and AMY TAXIN The Associated Press Mohammed Hafar paced around the airport terminal — first to the monitor to check flight arrivals, … Read More

Pitzer College in Claremont swept up in national debate over anti-Semitism on college campuses

By Deepa Bharath, The Ontario Daily Bulletin Pitzer College, a small yet prestigious liberal arts college in Claremont, has become part of a national debate … Read More

Temecula Valley High racist graffiti targets black student

By Deepa Bharath, The Press-Enterprise An African American student at Temecula Valley High School was targeted with a racist slur in graffiti scrawled across a … Read More

CAIR Condemns Racist Graffiti Found at Temecula School

By Contributing Editor, MyNewsLA The Council on American-Islamic Relations Saturday condemned racist graffiti that targeted a student at Temecula Valley High School. “White supremacy, xenophobia … Read More

News Journalism department hosts interfaith dialogue through “Newcomers to Neighbors”

By Stacy Rassmussen, Biola University Chimes On Thursday afternoon in the Andrews Banquet Room, Biola students welcomed people of different ethnicities and religious backgrounds to … Read More

CAIR-LA Participates in DACA Rally

CAIR-LA was one of the sponsors of the Orange County Relay for DACA rally Friday at Santa Ana College. The relay is one of several … Read More

When jail chaplains are volunteers, some faiths are more present than others

By Leila Miller, The Los Angeles Times There are days when Rabbi Avivah Erlick sits in her car outside Men’s Central Jail, too afraid to … Read More