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Jul 21, 2016, 13:35 ET CAIR: Muslims to Urge Dems to Focus on Civil Rights, Refugees, Policing Reforms at Philadelphia Convention

On Monday, July 25, the Council on American-Islamic (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, will hold a news...


Jul 18, 2016, 15:08 ET CAIR Urges GOP to Disinvite Dutch Islam-Hater Geert Wilders from Cleveland Convention

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today called on the Republic...


Jul 15, 2016, 16:49 ET CAIR: Muslim Leaders to Challenge GOP 'Politics of Fear' at Cleveland Convention

 On Monday, July 18, the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, will...


Jul 15, 2016, 01:16 ET CAIR Condemns Terror Attack in France, Newt Gingrich's Call to 'Test' and Deport American Muslims

 The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today condemned the...


Jul 12, 2016, 15:59 ET CAIR: Islamophobic Capitol Hill Conference 'Postponed' After Speakers Pull Out

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today welcomed the...


Jul 07, 2016, 13:33 ET CAIR Calls for Congressional Hearings on Police Shootings in Louisiana, Minnesota

 The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today called for...


Jul 01, 2016, 13:51 ET CAIR Says Donald Trump's 'Hibi-Jabis' Reply Endangers Muslim Women

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today said presumptive GOP...


Jun 20, 2016, 12:13 ET New CAIR, UC Berkeley Report Reveals Funding, Negative Impact of Islamophobic Groups in America

 According to a report released today by the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) and the Center for Race and Gender at UC Berkeley, 33...


Jun 17, 2016, 12:33 ET NEW DATE: CAIR, UC Berkeley Center to Release Report Exposing Funding of Islamophobic Groups in America

 On Monday, June 20, the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) and the Center for Race and Gender at UC Berkeley will release a report...


Jun 15, 2016, 15:27 ET CAIR Tells Donald Trump: 'Stop the Bigotry'

 The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today demanded that...


Jun 14, 2016, 16:20 ET CAIR Welcomes President Obama's Repudiation of Donald Trump's Anti-Muslim Rhetoric

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today welcomed remarks by...


Jun 12, 2016, 14:18 ET DC: CAIR, National Muslim Leaders to Hold News Conference to Condemn Orlando Shooting, Urge Muslims to Donate Blood for Victims

 Later today, the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, will...


Jun 12, 2016, 10:38 ET CAIR-FL to Respond to Florida Night Club Shooting, Urge Muslims to Donate Blood for Victims

 Later today, the Florida chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-FL) will hold a news conference with leaders of the Muslim...


Jun 10, 2016, 15:11 ET CAIR, UC Berkeley Center to Release Report Exposing Funding of Islamophobic Groups in America

 On Tuesday, June 14, the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) and the Center for Race and Gender at UC Berkeley will release a report...


Jun 04, 2016, 11:21 ET CAIR Calls Muhammad Ali a 'Champion for Peace and Justice'

 The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today offered...


Jun 02, 2016, 14:13 ET CAIR Launches 2016 'Muslims Vote' Campaign with Questionnaire Toolkit, Religious Pluralism Pledge

 The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) today released its "2016 General Election Questionnaire Toolkit for the American Muslim...


May 25, 2016, 14:18 ET CAIR Launches Satirical 'ISLAMOPHOBIN' Public Awareness Campaign to Challenge Anti-Muslim Bigotry

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today launched a satirical...


Mar 22, 2016, 15:33 ET CAIR Slams Cruz's Comments on 'Muslim Neighborhoods,' Trump's Naming of Islamophobic Adviser

 The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today decried GOP...


Mar 22, 2016, 11:50 ET CAIR Expresses Solidarity with People of Belgium Following Attacks

 The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today expressed...


Mar 17, 2016, 16:38 ET CAIR Asks Ted Cruz to Drop Hate Group Leader Gaffney, Discredited General, Other Islamophobes as National Security Advisers

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today called on GOP...


Mar 10, 2016, 12:45 ET CAIR, Muslim Leaders to Demand that Donald Trump Apologize for 'Islam Hates Us' Claim

Later today, representatives of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) will join other leaders of the American Muslim community at a news...


Mar 02, 2016, 14:00 ET CAIR Super Tuesday Poll Shows Muslim Voters Support Hillary Clinton, Concerned About Islamophobia

 The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today released the...


Feb 19, 2016, 15:04 ET CAIR Welcomes Nebraska Bank's Policy Change Allowing Hijab, Other Religious Attire

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today welcomed a change in...


Feb 03, 2016, 16:54 ET CAIR Welcomes President Obama's Remarks at First Visit to American Mosque

 The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today welcomed remarks...


Feb 01, 2016, 09:00 ET CAIR Releases Results of Muslim Voter Survey Ahead of Primary Elections

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today released the results of...