CAIR Calls for Hate Crime Probe of Ferguson Church Arson

ferguson-church-arson(WASHINGTON, D.C., 11/26/2014) - The Washington-based Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today called for a federal hate crime investigation of an apparent arson attack on a Ferguson, Mo., church.

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CAIR Calls for National Action on Racism After Ferguson Grand Jury Decision

CAIR-logoMuslim civil rights group questions 'problematic' grand jury process

(WASHINGTON, D.C., 11/25/2014) -- The Washington-based Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today called for a "national action" to address issues of racism in the aftermath of a Missouri grand jury's decision to not indict a police officer who killed Michael Brown, an unarmed African-American teenager who was shot to death in August.

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CAIR-NJ Asks Jewish Leaders to Repudiate Rabbi's Call for Ethnic Cleansing

CAIR-logo(SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ, 11/23/14) -- The New Jersey chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-NJ) today called on leaders of the Jewish community in that state to repudiate remarks by a Rabbi advocating ethnic cleansing of what he called "Arab-Muslim animals" and suggesting that the Dome of the Rock in Jerusalem be destroyed.

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