Paving the Way for Future Activists in Education

Maimona Afzal Berta, a Special Education Teacher in the Alum Rock School District writes about her journey to becoming Board President at Franklin-McKinley School District … Read More

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A Conversation on Solidarity of Japanese Americans and Muslim Communities

Sixteen years ago, the Florin Japanese American Citizen League (JACL) began organizing annual pilgrimages to Manzanar, one of the U.S. concentration camps where Japanese Americans … Read More

The Art of Mastering a Ramadan in 2021

Dr. Rania Awaad shares her personal experiences and reflections on how to navigate a meaningful Ramadan in our current social climate. Dr. Rania Awaad is … Read More

El Halal Amigos: Connecting Culture and Community

From burritos to tacos, as well as the special “Birra Wednesdays” (a beef stew that is slow-cooked resulting in tender beef for tacos and a … Read More

Advocacy for Immigration Relief During COVID-19

Amber Muhammad, a recent graduate of UC Berkeley School of Law and newly practicing attorney, was a Post-bar legal fellow at CAIR San Francisco Bay … Read More

Destigmatizing Mental Health in the Muslim Community

A former CAIR-SFBA intern discusses the work of the Stanford Muslim Mental Health Lab and its contributions to the Muslim community Aneeqa Abid navigates her … Read More

Activism Through the Lens of a Shi’a Muslim Identity

An Interview with Zahra Abbas, with Emily Galpern, Senior Editor of CAIR Stories Zahra Abbas is a 20-year-old UC Davis student pursuing a degree in … Read More

Meet the Editors of the CAIR Blog

At a time when many of us are consuming more media and digital content than ever, it is important to find a space where people … Read More