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Jul 31, 2015, 14:57 ET

CAIR Asks DOJ to Address Spread of 'Muslim-Free Zone' Business Declarations

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

Jul 27, 2015, 11:47 ET

CAIR Urges Scott Walker to Drop Adviser Who Recommended Nuking Muslim Capitals

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

Jul 25, 2015, 10:39 ET

CAIR Asks Feds to Probe Vandalism, Threat Targeting Mosques in Virginia and Tennessee

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

Jul 19, 2015, 22:17 ET

CAIR to Seek DOJ Probe of 'Muslim Free Zone' Businesses in Florida, New Hampshire

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

Jul 16, 2015, 17:25 ET

CAIR Condemns Killing of Marines in Tennessee, Offers Condolences.

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

Jul 15, 2015, 09:31 ET

CAIR Asks FBI to Join Probe of Hate Attack on Muslim Woman in New York

 The New York chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-NY) today called on the FBI to join the investigation of what the New...

Jul 14, 2015, 11:00 ET

CAIR: 42 Groups Raise Concerns About Countering Violent Extremism (CVE) Legislation

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil liberties and advocacy organization, today said it has joined...

Jun 18, 2015, 12:14 ET

CAIR Stands with African-American Community After Terror Attack on Charleston Church

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

Jun 09, 2015, 14:29 ET

CAIR Urges Presidential Candidate Ted Cruz to Drop Anti-Muslim Tennessee Campaign Chair

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

Jun 01, 2015, 13:25 ET

BREAKING: CAIR Welcomes 'Historic' Supreme Court Ruling in Abercrombie & Fitch Hijab Case

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

May 25, 2015, 13:05 ET

CAIR Calls on FBI to Probe Terror Threats Mailed to Arizona Mosques

 The Arizona chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations Arizona (CAIR-AZ) today called on state and federal law enforcement...

May 04, 2015, 12:23 ET

CAIR Condemns Attack on Anti-Islam Event in Texas

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

Apr 30, 2015, 21:41 ET

Video: CAIR Rep Questions U.S. Congressmen at Capitol Hill News Conference with Dutch Islamophobe Who Calls Islam 'Retarded'

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

Apr 08, 2015, 14:34 ET

CAIR: Arab, Muslim and Asian Groups to File Lawsuit to Assist U.S. Citizens Stuck in Yemen

 On Thursday, April 9, the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC), the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) and Asian...

Apr 02, 2015, 13:00 ET

CAIR Asks GOP to Repudiate Islamophobic Newsletter Distributed in Idaho

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

Feb 15, 2015, 22:28 ET

CAIR Calls for Hate Crime Probe of Vandalism Targeting Rhode Island Islamic School

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

Jan 31, 2015, 10:00 ET

CAIR: FBI Withdraws from Texas Event Initially Sponsored by Hate Group and Featuring Anti-Muslim Conspiracy Theorist

 The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) today welcomed the withdrawal of an FBI representative from a February event in Texas that...

Nov 16, 2014, 11:44 ET

CAIR Condemns 'Barbaric Murder' of U.S. Aid Worker Peter Kassig by ISIS

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

Aug 20, 2014, 12:30 ET

CAIR Condemns 'Barbaric' Killing of U.S. Journalist by Terror Group ISIS

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

Aug 02, 2014, 20:24 ET

CAIR Joins Tens of Thousands at D.C. Rally for Gaza

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