CAIR-MI to Join Call for Federal Monitoring of Dearborn Heights Elections

(every vote countsSOUTHFIELD, MI, 8/1/2014) -- On Saturday, August 2, the Michigan chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-MI) and other civil rights organizations will hold a press conference to call on the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) to monitor the upcoming primary and November elections in Dearborn Heights because of concerns about possible efforts to suppress the votes of Arab-Americans and Muslims.

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CAIR Asks Obama Administration Not to Restock Weapons for Killing of Civilians in Gaza

US-arms-Israel(WASHINGTON, D.C., 7/31/14) -- The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today called on the Obama administration to reverse its decision to re-stock Israel's depleted supply of munitions being used to kill more than 1,000 Palestinian civilians in Gaza.

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