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CAIR-SV/CC Welcomes Arrest in Reported Pepper-Spraying of Protesters Supporting Palestine, Calls for Hate Crime Probe

(FRESNO, CA, 5/17/21) – The Sacramento Valley/Central California office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-SV/CC) today welcomed the arrest of a suspect in the reported … Read More

CAIR-SV/CC, Attorney, Supporters to Call for Omar Ameen’s Immediate Release on His 1,000th Day of Wrongful Detention

(SACRAMENTO, CA, 5/10/21) — On Tuesday, May 11, the Sacramento Valley/Central California office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-SV/CC) will join other supporters at a … Read More

Know Your Rights During Ramadan – A Guide

This CAIR Ramadan civil rights primer gives you the information you need to take full advantage of this blessed month. Please share it with your … Read More

MUSLIM & AFRICAN BAN RESCISSION: WHAT IT MEANS FOR IMPACTED COMMUNITIES

Today, President Biden signed a Proclamation ending the Muslim and African Bans. This Proclamation repeals Executive Order 13780 and Proclamations 9645, 9723, and 9983, which … Read More

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California appoints first Muslim chaplain to legislature

The California chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) also lauded Khan’s appointment as “historic.” “We thank Speaker Rendon for this historic appointment and … Read More

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California has appointed its first ever Muslim chaplain to the state legislature

The California chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-CA) celebrated Khan’s appointment, and applauded Rendon for “sending a message” that California leaders are paying … Read More

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CAIR aims to build and expand bridges of understanding between the American Muslim community and the community at large using a two-pronged approach. The first, … Learn More

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CAIR has always believed that in order to secure a brighter future for our communities, investments must be made in providing our youth with the tools … Learn More

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Civil rights advocacy remains at the center of CAIR’s work. CAIR has served more than 25,000 victims of discrimination since its founding. Our California offices … Learn More

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