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Eid Ul-Adha Excuse Letter

  August 15, 2018   TO WHOMEVER IT MAY CONCERN:   Eid-ul-Adha is a very significant and important holiday for all Muslims. It is celebrated at the end of Hajj, the annual pilgrimage to Mecca. The ‘Festival of Sacrifice’ is followed by a ‘Feast of Sacrifice’, which pays homage to … Continue reading

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Now is The Time! Exercise Your Right to Vote!

  AssalaamAlaikum! Harris County Flood Control District Bond Election (Prop A) A proposition to issue bonds for flood control purposes is on the ballot for Harris County Flood Control District voters in Harris County, Texas, on August 25, 2018. These bonds, if approved, not to exceed $2,500,000,000, will be used … Continue reading

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Houston Public Media: WATCH: CAIR-Houston Conference On Travel Ban

WATCH: CAIR-Houston Conference On Travel Ban  

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CW39: WATCH: CAIR-Houston speaks out after Supreme Court upholds Trump’s latest travel ban

WATCH: CAIR-Houston speaks out after Supreme Court upholds Trump’s latest travel ban  

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Sabika Sheik’s Iftar

CAIR-Houston is proud to be a part of the sponsoring team for Sabika Sheikh’s Iftar, organized by Zain Khan, Wasiq Javed and Omair Mir. We hope to see as many people as possible join us for this event in solidarity, in unity. Check out the Facebook Event Page Here  

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Your Donation Counts!

Can you believe we’re already in the last stretch of Ramadan?? We’ve been working day in and day out and we sure could use a nap…But the fight for civil rights doesn’t take breaks SO NEITHER DO WE! Help us help you by donating! www.cairtexas.com/donate (Psst: your donation is Zakat … Continue reading

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Rise Up Ramadan: First 10 Days

  Ramadan is the ninth month in the Islamic calendar, in which Muslims fast. This month is divided into three sections each composing of 10 days. You may also hear these three sections being referred to as “Ashra” which simply means 10 in Arabic. Each of these stages have their … Continue reading

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Deputies looking for man who stabbed woman while yelling anti-Muslim slurs

Check out our Communications Coordinator on the Isiah Factor to discuss horrendous hate crime and CAIR’s take on the aftermath. http://www.fox26houston.com/news/the-isiah-factor/deputies-looking-for-man-who-stabbed-woman-while-yelling-anti-muslim-slurs  

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Muslim Woman Stabbed

As-Salam-Alaikum, The Houston chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-Houston) today offered a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of an apparently bias-motivated attempted murder of a Muslim woman by an attacker reportedly shouting “raghead” and “sand n**ger,” The 31-year-old victim, who is white and … Continue reading

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A Woman of The Millennium

This Friday CAIR-Houston has an event coming your way! Come out to the River Oaks Islamic Center at 5:30p.m. for our first ever open discussion about what it means to be a woman of the millennium, how it effects our thought process and psyche, what makes us strong and, how … Continue reading

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