CAIR Welcomes Defeat of Md. Anti-Free Speech Bills

CAIR-logoMuslim civil rights group condemns anti-boycott language in state budget

(COLUMBIA, MD, 4/9/14) -- The Maryland outreach office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations today welcomed news that anti-free speech legislation introduced in the Maryland General Assembly's 2014 session failed to pass.

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CAIR Welcomes Brandeis University's Withdrawal of Honor for Islamophobe Ayaan Hirsi Ali

Brandeis-logoMuslim civil rights group says 'victory over hate' came through unified front against intolerance

(WASHINGTON, D.C., 4/9/14) -- The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) today welcomed a decision by Brandeis University to withdraw its invitation to notorious anti-Muslim extremist Ayaan Hirsi Ali to receive an honorary degree at commencement ceremonies on May 18 and attributed the "victory over hate" to a unified community response.

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