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CAIR-CA Extremely Disappointed by Governor Newsom’s Veto of California Commission on Human Rights

On October 8, 2021, Governor Newsom vetoed AB 412 (Reyes) a bill that would have created the California Commission on Human Rights. The Council on … Read More

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CAIR Calls on 22 House Democrats Who Voted Against De-Militarizing Police to ‘Stop Siding with Police Unions Over Minority Constituents’

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest Muslim civil liberties and advocacy organization, today called on the 22 House Democrats who voted against … Read More

CAIR-CA Celebrates Diverse Turnout in Recall Election, Calls for Governor’s Support of Afghan Arrivals

The California chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-CA) today commended California Governor Gavin Newsom on his victory in the Gubernatorial Recall Election. Governor … Read More

Coalition of Over 100 Muslim and Immigrants’ Rights Groups Call on President Biden to Broaden Visa Eligibility and Increase Support for Afghans Seeking Refuge in United States

Members of the No Muslim Ban Ever coalition, the largest grassroots campaign that worked to repeal the Trump administration’s Muslim and African Bans, urge the … Read More

CAIR-CA Calls on Biden Administration to ‘Do Everything Possible’ to Welcome Afghan Refugees, Protect Afghan Civilians

The California chapter of Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-CA) today expressed solidarity with the American Afghan community and called on the Biden Administration to do … Read More

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American Muslims to Mark End of Hajj Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

On July 20, Muslims in the San Francisco Bay Area will celebrate the holiday that follows Hajj called Eid ul-Adha (EED-al-ODD-ha), or “festival of the … Read More

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CAIR-CA Joins Amicus Brief Challenging Anti-Muslim Immigration Vetting Program

The California chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-CA) joined the Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Law Caucus, CUNY CLEAR, the National Immigration Project of the … Read More

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Community Coalition Urges Civilian Oversight of Militarized Police Equipment in Oakland

Virtual Press Conference with Vice-Mayor Kaplan, youth harmed by militarized policing, and community organizations demanding public oversight and transparency for police equipment From being teargassed … Read More

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345 California Muslims Attend CAIR-CA’s 10th Annual Muslim Day at the Capitol

The California chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-CA) today said a total of 345 Muslim community members, religious leaders, students, and activists took … Read More

Coalition of Over 100 Muslim and Immigrants’ Rights Groups Urges the U.S. Senate to Pass the Historic NO BAN Act

Members of the No Muslim Ban Ever coalition, the largest grassroots campaign that worked to repeal the Trump administration’s Muslim and African Bans, welcome today’s … Read More