CAIR-LA’s SoCal Muslim of the Week: Dr. Sayed Moustafa Al-Qazwini

CAIR-LA Is pleased to feature Dr. Sayed Moustafa al-Qazwini as the #SoCalMuslimoftheWeek His family history goes back 42 generations as direct descendants of the Prophet … Read More

California Assembly Issues Ramadan Resoution

The California Assembly adopted a resolution on Monday, May 13 recognizing Ramadan. The resolution, ACR-85, was introduced by Assembly member Eloise Gómez Reyes, and it … Read More

CAIR-LA’s SoCal Muslim of the Week: Mohammed Faqih

CAIR-LA is pleased to feature Mohammed Faqih as the SoCal Muslim of the Week. Mohammed Faqih believed his future was in the field of medicine. … Read More

MYLP: Application Deadline May 19

Kazim Ali, 18, is an Eastvale resident and a 2018 graduate of the Muslim Youth Leadership Program. Ali, a film student and a freelance photographer, … Read More

Helping an 81-Year-Old Refugee Become a Citizen

An 81-year-old Iraqi refugee had applied for naturalization and twice been denied due to her inability to pass the English and civics test portion of … Read More

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Tweet Calling Tlaib ‘Un-American’ Was Posted By California Police Department Employee

By Sonia Khaleel, Detroit Metro Times It was an off-duty employee at the Fontana Police Department who tweeted that Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) is “un-American,” … Read More

CAIR-LA’s Socal Muslim of the Week: Mustafa Umar

CAIR-LA is pleased to feature Imam Mustafa Umar as the SoCal Muslim of the Week: Imam Mustafa Umar was finishing work on a master’s degree … Read More

CAIR-LA Participates in 50th Manzanar Pilgrimage

CAIR-LA participated in the 50th annual Manzanar Pilgrimage on Saturday, April 27, joining more than 1,900 Japanese Americans, other community members, activists and allies. Manzanar … Read More

CAIR-LA Blog: Why I Attended a Rally to Support Uyghur Muslims in China

On April 6, the Uyghur-L.A. group scheduled a rally in Los Angeles to highlight causes in East Turkestan and the remaining population of Uyghurs in … Read More

CAIR-LA’s SoCal Muslim of the Week: Jamaal Diwan

Hip-hop music led Shaykh Jamaal Diwan to Islam. “I had this roommate that kept trying to convert me to underground hip-hop,” Diwan said, referring to … Read More