CAIR-LA Condemns Orange County GOP Endorsement of School Board Candidate Tied to White Supremacists and Islamophobic Statements

(ANAHEIM, CA – 9/20/2018) – The Greater Los Angeles Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) today condemns the Republican Party of Orange … Read More

CAIR-CA Applauds Gov. Brown’s Signing of Anti-Bullying Bill

(SACRAMENTO, CA, 9/18/18) – The California chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-CA) today applauded the signing of an anti-bullying bill into law by California Gov. … Read More

CAIR-CA Condemns Candidate’s Islamophobic, Derogatory Comments about President Obama, Muslims

(LOS ANGELES, CA, 9/12/2018) – The California chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-CA) today condemned Islamophobic comments by a California Republican congressional candidate directed … Read More

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CAIR-LA joins community partners in condemning local attorney’s racist tirade

On August 30, 2018, Christina Ignatius, a licensed California attorney posted a racist tirade against Asians in Orange County. Her sentiments do not reflect the … Read More

CAIR-LA Disappointed in Prosecutor’s Failure to Bring Hate Crime Charges

(ANAHEIM, CA – 9/10/2018) – The Greater Los Angeles Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) today expressed satisfaction with a woman being … Read More

CAIR-LA Welcomes Decision by L.A. Mayor’s Office to Decline CVE Funds

(LOS ANGELES, CA – 8/17/2018) – The Greater Los Angeles Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) today welcomed the decision by Los Angeles … Read More

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CAIR-CA Report Notes Marked Increase in Islamophobia Complaints Throughout the State

(LOS ANGELES, CA – 8/8/2018) – The California Chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-CA) today announced the release of its annual civil rights … Read More

CAIR-LA and Partner Groups File Lawsuit Demanding Transparency on Trump ‘Extremism’ Program in Los Angeles

(LOS ANGELES, CA – 6/28/2018) – The City of Los Angeles is set to receive a $425,000 grant from the federal Countering Violent Extremism (CVE) … Read More

CAIR-LA Decries Supreme Court’s Decision Allowing Muslim Ban to Remain in Effect

(ANAHEIM, CA, 6/26/18) — The Greater Los Angeles Area Chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA), a branch of the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, … Read More

Emergency Prayer Vigil for Separated Families

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Emergency Prayer Vigil for Separated Families Action for World Refugee Day ORANGE, CA (6/20/18) — On Wednesday, June 20, a coalition of refugee … Read More