Civil Rights Groups Concerned About Minneapolis CVE Pilot Program

andrew-lugerAdvocates question whether program is a front for domestic intelligence gathering

(MINNEAPOLIS, MN, 1/23/15) -- The Minnesota chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-MN) today joined with other civil rights organizations in expressing concerns that the Countering Violent Extremism (CVE) pilot program, soon be launched in Minneapolis, raises serious civil liberties issues.

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CAIR-OK Calls on Oklahoma Senator to Drop Unconstitutional Senate Bible Bill

CAIR-logo(OKLAHOMA CITY, OK, 1/21/15) -- The Oklahoma chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relation (CAIR-OK) today called on Senator Kyle Loveless to drop his proposed Senate Bill 48 that states school districts will incur "no liability as a result of providing an elective course in the objective study of religion or the Bible."

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