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CAIR-SV/CC Joins Call for Sacramento Resident Omar Ameen’s Immediate Release from Federal Custody

Federal judge rejects extradition of Ameen, who was falsely accused of being ISIS commander; supporters to hold press conference (SACRAMENTO, CA, 5/6/21) — Sacramento resident and … Read More

CAIR-CA Legal Report 2021

Dear Community Members and Friends, Asalamu Alaykum. As many of you are spending extra time each night praying at home and the masajid, I want … Read More

CAIR-CA Legal Report 2021

Dear Community Members and Friends, Asalamu Alaykum. As many of you are spending extra time each night praying at home and the masajid, I want … 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

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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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Outreach & Education

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

Youth Empowerment

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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Through various programs, CAIR facilitates opportunities to engage with government bodies, to influence public policy by meeting with elected officials, and to advocate for legislation … 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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