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NoPVEinCA Coalition Celebrates State Defunding of California’s Harmful Surveillance Program Targeting Muslim, Black and Immigrant Communities

The California chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-CA) today joins the NoPVEinCA Coalition in celebrating the State’s defunding of harmful surveillance program which targets … Read More

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CAIR-SFBA Calls for San Jose Police Chief to Terminate Officers Involved in Islamophobic and Racist Facebook Postings, Urges City Leaders to Take Swift Action

The San Francisco Bay Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-SFBA) today condemned the San Jose Police Department (SJPD) officers exposed for mocking … Read More

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CAIR-SFBA Welcomes Hate Crime Charge for Threat to Shoot Family Wearing Black Lives Matter Shirts in Burlingame

The San Francisco Bay Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-SFBA) today welcomed the hate crime charges brought against 55-year-old Steve Cibotti after he allegedly threatened … Read More

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CAIR Urges Santa Clara County DA Jeffrey Rosen to Respect Free Speech Rights, Invest in Policy Changes Rather Than Profiling

The San Francisco Bay Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-SFBA), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today voiced concern … Read More

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#BringThemHome: CAIR Calls on State Department to Bring Home U.S. Nationals Stranded in Yemen without Flights Due to the COVID-19 Crisis

The San Francisco Bay Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-SFBA) today joined CAIR offices around the country to call on the U.S. … Read More

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CAIR-SFBA Welcomes Supreme Court Rejection of Trump Administration Attempt to Terminate DACA, Urges Passage of DREAM Act

The San Francisco Bay Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-SFBA) today welcomed a 5-4 U.S. Supreme Court decision to block President Trump’s … Read More

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CAIR-SFBA Condemns Nooses Found Hanging from Trees in Oakland 

The San Francisco Bay Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-SFBA) today condemns the five nooses found hanging from trees at Lake Merritt in Oakland.  In … Read More

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CAIR-SFBA and Advancing Justice-Asian Law Caucus Denounce Use of Terrorism Laws to Target Protesters and Silence Speech

The San Francisco Bay Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-SFBA) and Advancing Justice-Asian Law Caucus (ALC) today denounce the use of terrorism … Read More

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CAIR-CA, AAAJ-ALC, and Community Groups Ask DHS to Halt Discriminatory Surveillance Grant Program

On Monday, June 1, the California chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-CA) and Asian Americans Advancing Justice – Asian Law Caucus joined a … Read More

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Bay Area Muslims to Mark End of Ramadan Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

On or about Sunday, May 24,* Bay Area Muslims will celebrate the Eid ul-Fitr (EED-al-FITTER) holiday marking the end of the month-long fast of Ramadan, … Read More