Oakland City Council Approves Nation’s Strongest Surveillance Ordinance

Tonight, the Oakland City Council unanimously approved its second reading of the strongest surveillance ordinance in the country, creating transparency and accountability in surveillance practices … Read More

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CAIR Condemns Israeli Massacre of Palestinian Civilians

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today condemned the Israeli massacre of dozens of Palestinian civilians … Read More

CAIR-SFBA Concerned About Complaints of SJPD Workplace Harassment Targeting Muslim Police Officer

Second Muslim Police Officer Complaint in Recent Months in the Region For a second time this month, the San Francisco Bay Area chapter of the … Read More

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CAIR-SFBA Demands that SFPD End Atmosphere of Islamophobia, Workplace Harassment

The San Francisco Bay Area chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-SFBA), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights organization, this week demanded that the … Read More

Statistics from CAIR Nationals 2018 Civil Rights report show increased anti-Muslim bias incidents and hate crimes nationwide.

CAIR Releases New Civil Rights Report Showing Growing Anti-Muslim Bias

On April 23rd, CAIR National released its newest Civil Rights Report, highlighting the organization’s work and findings nationally for 2017. This year’s findings speak volumes … Read More

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600+ to Take Part in Annual Muslim Day at the California Capitol

On Monday, April 23, the California chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-CA) will host its 7th annual Muslim Day at the Capitol (MDAC) … Read More

Governor Brown Appoints CAIR-Sacramento Valley Director to State Census Committee

The California chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-CA) is pleased to announce that Basim Elkarra, the executive director at CAIR’s Sacramento Valley chapter, … Read More

Diverse Groups File Amicus Briefs Asking the U.S. Supreme Court to Strike Down the Muslim Ban

Hundreds of businesses, national security officials, local, state, and federal elected officials of both parties, civil rights leaders, and organizations representing impacted communities filed several … Read More

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CAIR-Sacramento Valley Demands Accountability for Police Shooting of Unarmed Black Man, Stephon Clark

The Sacramento Valley office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-SV), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights organization, today demanded accountability following the police shooting … Read More

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CAIR-CA Applauds Gov. Brown’s Signing of Bill Addressing Bullying, Harassment of Muslim and Sikh Students

The California office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-CA) today applauded Governor Jerry Brown for signing a historic bill, introduced by Assemblymember Das Williams … Read More