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“ACTION TRUMPS FEAR” at Muslim Day at the Capitol

February 15, 2017

Dear Friends and Community Members,    I am pleased to share that our largest civic engagement event of the year is upon us! It is none other than our sixth...

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CAIR-Sacramento Welcomes Arrest in Davis Islamic Center Hate Vandalism Case

(SACRAMENTO, CA, 2/14/17) – The Sacramento Valley chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-SV) today welcomed an arrest made in the Islamic Center of Davis hate vandalism case. Hate crime charges...

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Sacramento Mosque Opens Doors to Oroville Dam Evacuees

February 13, 2017

(Sacramento, CA 2/13/17) – The Sacramento Valley office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-SV), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, tonight welcomed an announcement from a Sacramento area mosque,...

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CAIR Applauds Appeals Court’s Ruling Against Trump’s ‘Muslim Ban’ Executive Order

February 9, 2017

(Sacramento, CA 2/9/17) – The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, tonight welcomed a federal appeals court's decision to maintain the freeze on...

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Civil Rights

CAIR-Sacramento Welcomes Arrest in Davis Islamic Center Hate Vandalism Case

February 15, 2017

(SACRAMENTO, CA, 2/14/17) – The Sacramento Valley chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-SV) today welcomed an arrest made in the Islamic Center of Davis hate vandalism case. Hate crime charges...

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CAIR Applauds Appeals Court’s Ruling Against Trump’s ‘Muslim Ban’ Executive Order

February 9, 2017

(Sacramento, CA 2/9/17) – The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, tonight welcomed a federal appeals court's decision to maintain the freeze on...

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I Am Suing President Trump and We Need Your Support

January 31, 2017

Dear community, Yesterday, CAIR held a news conference at its Capitol Hill headquarters in Washington, D.C., to announce the filing of a federal lawsuit on behalf of more than 20...

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CAIR-SV Executive Director Plaintiff Versus President Trump

(SACRAMENTO, CA, 01/31/17) –  The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, yesterday held a news conference at its Capitol Hill headquarters in Washington,...

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Government

“ACTION TRUMPS FEAR” at Muslim Day at the Capitol

February 15, 2017

Dear Friends and Community Members,    I am pleased to share that our largest civic engagement event of the year is upon us! It is none other than our sixth...

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CAIR Applauds Appeals Court’s Ruling Against Trump’s ‘Muslim Ban’ Executive Order

February 9, 2017

(Sacramento, CA 2/9/17) – The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, tonight welcomed a federal appeals court's decision to maintain the freeze on...

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I Am Suing President Trump and We Need Your Support

January 31, 2017

Dear community, Yesterday, CAIR held a news conference at its Capitol Hill headquarters in Washington, D.C., to announce the filing of a federal lawsuit on behalf of more than 20...

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CAIR-SV Executive Director Plaintiff Versus President Trump

(SACRAMENTO, CA, 01/31/17) –  The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, yesterday held a news conference at its Capitol Hill headquarters in Washington,...

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In the News

“Stockton Pastor Accused Of Delivering Hateful Sermon About Islam”

February 2, 2017

STOCKTON (CBS13) – A Stockton pastor is being accused of using hate speech against Islam. Part of the pastor’s recent sermon was captured on video and his words are raising concern within...

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“Roseville Islamic center tagged with hate speech graffiti”

February 1, 2017

Spray-painted racial epithets tell Muslims to get out   ROSEVILLE, Calif. (KCRA) — Members of Roseville’s Tarbiya Institute arrived Wednesday morning to find a dozen different racial epithets spray painted...

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CAIR-Sacramento Calls for FBI Hate Crime Probe of Fire at Chico Hookah Lounge

July 6, 2015

(SACRAMENTO, CA, 7/6/15) — On July 5, 2015 the Sacramento Valley chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-SV) called on state and federal law enforcement authorities to investigate a...

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CAIR-SV Executive Director Basim Elkarra named Access Sacramento “Power of Voice” Honoree

March 26, 2015

CAIR-SV Executive Director Basim Elkarra named Access Sacramento "Power of Voice" Honoree in recognition of his outspoken support and leadership in the area of free speech, tolerance and civil liberties....

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