CAIR-MI Calls for Hate Crime Probe of Attack on Muslim at Mall

CAIR-MI-logo(SOUTHFIELD, MI, 7/21/14) -- The Michigan chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-MI) today called on law enforcement authorities and public officials to investigate an alleged attack on a Muslim woman in a shopping mall parking lot in Okemos as a possible hate crime.

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CAIR-NY: Muslim Leaders, Elected Officials to Address Hate Incident at 2nd Brooklyn Mosque

islamic-society-bay-ridge(NEW YORK, N.Y., 7/21/14) –- On Tuesday, July 22, the New York chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-NY), along with other Muslim and civil rights organizations, will hold a noon news conference at the Islamic Center of Bay Ridge in Brooklyn in reaction to an incident on Sunday morning in which individuals holding Israeli flags out of a car window screamed at and antagonized worshippers in front of the mosque as worshippers gathered for morning prayers. The perpetrators were seen on camera circling the mosque seven times as they taunted worshipers and screamed anti-Islamic slurs.

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