Traveling While Muslim: Know Your Rights When Traveling This Summer

With the summer travel season upon us and hajj just around the corner, CAIR-LA wants you to be informed about your rights while traveling.  Below … Read More

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How CAIR-LA, Local Chaplain Maria Khani, and Shura Council Helped Improve Meals for Incarcerated Muslims During Ramadan

For those of us who are practicing Muslims, the idea of being fed bologna sandwiches every day is horrifying. Unfortunately, that’s what was happening to … Read More


Despite its Rebrand, This Department of Homeland Security Grant Program Can Still Be Used to Target Muslims

In 2011, as part of its counterterrorism strategy, the Obama administration initiated the Countering Violent Extremism (CVE) program under the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). This … Read More

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MDAC 2022 Legislative Agenda

Muslim Day at the Capitol (MDAC) is happening soon! From May 16–May 20, participants will be virtually meeting with assembly members and state legislators to … Read More

Where To Celebrate Eid Al-Fitr 2022 in Orange County and Beyond

[Updated May 4, 2022] Wondering where to celebrate Eid Al-Fitr with your family and friends this year? We’ve compiled a list of celebrations so that … Read More

Q&A With Karter Zaher and Doaa Alhawamdeh of the ‘Hijabi Queens’ NFT

Muslim women and men have been misrepresented in the media for far too long. In an effort to change that, Karter Zaher and Doaa Alhawamdeh … Read More

Stand Up To Hate and Bullying This Ramadan

The Impact of Your Donation CAIR-LA was contacted by the father of a third-grade student who was being emotionally and physically bullied by her classmates. … Read More

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Your Right To Religious Accommodation This Ramadan

Know Your Rights at Work and School This Ramadan This Ramadan, CAIR-LA wants to provide our community with all the information they will need regarding … Read More

Top 5 Reasons to Attend Muslim Day at the Capitol

Muslim Day at the Capitol, taking place May 16-20, is fast approaching. Have you registered yet? If you are still debating whether you should attend, … Read More

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Black Muslim Voices: Donald Bakeer, Creator of “South Central” Film

This Black History Month, CAIR-LA is uplifting the voices of Black Muslims who have made an impact on our community. Donald Bakeer is best known … Read More