CAIR Responds to Growing Post-Charlie Hebdo Islamophobia with Quran, Media Guide Giveaways

(WASHINGTON, D.C., 1/16/15) -- The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today re-launched two of its educational campaigns in response to the current debate about Islam and free speech in the wake of the recent terror attack on the office of Charlie Hebdo magazine in France.

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CAIR Statement on Duke University Dropping Broadcast of Muslim Call to Prayer

msnbc-statementIn a statement, the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights group, said:

"We appreciate the fact that the broadcast of the call to prayer from such a prominent location was designed to be a display of religious diversity and inclusion at a time when the issue of freedom of expression is front and center in the United States and worldwide. It is unfortunate that a prestigious institution like Duke University ultimately bowed to intimidation by anti-Muslim bigots."

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