CAIR-MN to Join Protest of Racist Team Name at 'Redsk*ns'-Vikings Game

clyde-bellecourt(MINNEAPOLIS, MN, 10/31/14) -- On Sunday, November 2, representatives of the Minnesota chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-MN) will join a community-wide protest of the racist team name of the Washington football team. The protest is organized by the National Coalition Against Racism in Sports and Media. Protestors will gather at 8:30 a.m. at the University of Minnesota Northrop Plaza.

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CAIR to Mobilize Muslim Voters for Midterm Election

voter-registration-driveCivil rights group will also conduct exit poll of Muslim voters

(WASHINGTON, D.C., 10/30/14) -- The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, plans to mobilize Muslim voters this weekend through a get-out-the-vote (GOTV) call campaign directed at 145,000 households in states with high concentrations of American Muslims.

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UC Berkeley Overrides Student Group's Decision to Drop Islamophobe Bill Maher as Speaker

Bill-Maher-show(SAN FRANCISCO, CA, 10/29/14) -- The San Francisco Bay Area chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-SFBA) tonight expressed disappointment at the decision of the UC Berkeley administration to override the rescission of an invitation to Bill Maher by the student group that selects speakers for the university's commencement ceremonies.

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