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Part of the CAIR’s mission is to enhance understanding of Islam, encourage dialogue, protect civil liberties, empower American Muslims, and build coalitions that promote justice and mutual understanding. As such, CAIR – Houston is starting to show up everywhere! We want to create and avail as many opportunities as possible … Continue reading
On Saturday, March 24 at 9:00 a.m., CAIR – Houston will be joining the March For Our Lives. According to the event page: After the recent mass shooting at Stoneman Douglas, students of the school have organized a nationwide protest including Houston, TX to plea for a strengthening of gun laws. … Continue reading
The US Council of Muslim Organizations (USCMO) is excited to annouce the fourth annual National Muslim Advocacy Day on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., May 7th and 8th, 2018. Registration is now open until May 1, 2018. This two-day event is open to representatives of all national, state and local Muslim organizations … Continue reading
Monday February 26, 2018 will mark 92 years since Dr. Carter G. Woodson announced the commemoration of Negro History Week. In 1976, this commemoration was expanded to include the entire month of February. Dr. Woodson’s initiative to recognize black history came at a time when African-Americans were barely mentioned in … Continue reading
CAIR-Houston is proud to participate in the Americans United for Separation of Church and State seminar on “Learning to be an Effective Activist.”
This letter has been signed by dozens of civil rights, human rights and faith-based groups. It details the potential harm to non-profit organizations, charities, religious organizations, and activists.
The new administration will be sworn in on January 20, so there is a small window of time to right an immense wrong. The 15- to 65-year sentences received by the five defendants in the Holy Land Foundation trial can be commuted by the President. It will take less than a … Continue reading