Bay Area Groups Raise Concerns Over Tensions Between Iran and U.S.

The Bay Area Council on American Islamic Relations is handing out booklets reminding people of their rights in response to concerns Iranian Americans face heightened … Read More

CAIR monitors claims Iranian-Americans detained at Canadian border

Civil rights activists and Iranian Americans in the Bay Area are on alert after reports that American citizens and residents of Iranian descent were detained … Read More

BERKELEY PASSES FIRST-IN-THE-NATION BAN ON DISCRIMINATION ON RELIGIOUS HEADWEAR

Last night, the Berkeley City Council passed the nation’s first ban on discrimination based on religious headwear. The Council unanimously passed the second reading of … Read More

OVER 30 CIVIL RIGHTS GROUPS DEMAND AN END TO AMAZON RING’S POLICE PARTNERSHIPS

Over 30 civil rights organizations, including CAIR-SFBA, have penned an open letter that calls on government officials to investigate Amazon Ring’s business practices and end … Read More

Film highlights interfaith prayer at the U.S.-Mexico

Members of the Christian and Muslim community in San Diego and Tijuana gather at both sides of Friendship Park to pray, listen to sermons and … Read More

The Women’s March Made a Huge Mistake in Voting Out the Leader We Need

“Zahra Billoo, who was voted off the board of the Women’s March just days after joining the team, embodies what it means to challenge all … Read More

Air Canada workers forced athlete, 12, to remove hijab at SFO

The Bay Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations alleges Air Canada employees discriminated against a 12-year-old national squash player by forcing her to … Read More

Lodi man speaks out after judge overturns terror conviction

36-year-old, Hamid Hayat from Lodi, California is now free after a federal judge overturned his conviction for a terrorist-related crime that Hayat and his legal team insist … Read More

Woman arrested for anti-Muslim graffiti at concord shop

A woman is behind bars after admitting to spray painting anti-Muslim graffiti on the walls of a Muslim-owned business in Concord. “No Muslims! Go away … Read More

Muslim Man Claims He Was Kicked Off Greyhound Bus for Speaking Arabic

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) Michigan chapter filed a complaint on Wednesday with the state Department of Civil Rights claiming that Abrahaim Mohamed, 26, … Read More