(South Plainfield, NJ, 6/17/2013) - The New Jersey chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-NJ) is calling on all New Jersey residents that value their right to privacy and reject religious profiling to contact their state senator about a bill (Bill A-2984) introduced to address the controversial surveillance program of the NYPD that specifically targeted Muslims. The bill has already passed the General Assembly and is currently in the Senate.
Note: Thank you for taking action! The click-and-send letter for this alert is outdated and has been deactivated. In the coming weeks CAIR will issue an updated alert to take action for Congress to end indefinite detention and shut down the prison at Guantanamo Bay.
(WASHINGTON, D.C., 6/12/13) -- CAIR is urging voters to contact their members of Congress to request that they include anti-profiling protections in the immigration reform bill.
The Senate today voted to begin its floor debate on comprehensive immigration reform. The bill provides a pathway to citizenship for the nation's 11 million undocumented immigrants.