Sunday, March 24, 2019
Islamic advocacy group wants apology for Seattle school's 'inappropriate' remarks
A Seattle elementary school allegedly asked parents to consider allowing their children to eat on state testing days, which coincide with Ramadan. An Islamic civil liberties group says it's ''inappropriate'' for the district to suggest how families should celebrate the holiday. ''We encourage them to work with us on ensuring they respect and honor the religious practices of all of their students."
2019/3/14 - 11:01
CAIR censures American officials for Muslim journalist’s arrest
The National Executive Director of the Council on American–Islamic Relations (CAIR) Nihad Awad said that American law enforcement officials are responsible to clarify on detaining Muslim Journalist Marzieh Hashemi without placing charges against her.
2019/1/19 - 16:04
Muslim group sues city of Troy over mosque denial
A Muslim group has filed a lawsuit against the city of Troy, alleging it was denied the right to build a mosque in Oakland County's largest city.
2018/11/9 - 19:47
Hurricane Michael: Muslims seek help to rebuild city Mosque
As Hurricane Michael slammed into Florida, US Muslims have urged people to donate funds to help repair the Panama City Masjid, the CAIR-FL NW Florida Office, and Islamic School damaged by the hurricane and provide general disaster relief.
2018/10/13 - 22:00
Muslim group started “Meet-a-Muslim Monday” Series online
An American Muslim advocacy group has launched a new social media series that portrays American Muslims, hoping to counter rising Islamophobia.
2018/10/10 - 16:30
CAIR calls for Councilman’s resignation after ‘hate-filled’ facebook posts
The Council on American-Islamic Relations called Tuesday for County Councilman John Grasso to resign after he shared a series of “hate-filled, Islamophobic and xenophobic” posts about Muslims on his Facebook page.
2018/10/3 - 21:00
Group calls for probe of bullying targeting Muslim student in El Cajon
The San Diego office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations held a news conference to call for an independent investigation of reports of bullying targeting a Muslim student at Greenfield Middle School in El Cajon.
2018/8/2 - 23:00
US Muslim group wants passenger tracking program dropped
the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) in a statement called on the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to drop the secret “Quiet Skies” passenger tracking program, amid fears the program may be used to single out Muslim travelers.
2018/8/1 - 01:30
Upcoming CAIR report shows role of Trump’s Muslim ban in rise of Islamophobia
The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the United States’ largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, on Monday, April ۲۳, will release a one-of-its-kind report showing “concrete evidence” that the Trump administration’s Muslim Ban resulted in increased anti-Muslim discrimination and violence nationwide in the past year.
2018/4/18 - 18:30
Muslims asked Texas official to drop fake Islamophobic post, apologize
The Texas chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations called on the state’s Agriculture Commissioner to remove an Islamophobic message posted online and to apologize to Muslim community.
2017/11/30 - 02:15