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What You Need to Know About Midterm Elections

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CAIR to Hold ‘Know Your Rights as a Student’ Live Facebook Discussion for Muslim Youth, Parents

CAIR to Hold ‘Know Your Rights as a Student’ Live Facebook Discussion for Muslim Youth, Parents (WASHINGTON, D.C., 8/27/18) — On Tuesday, August 28, the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) will host a live “Know Your Rights as a Student” discussion on Facebook for Muslim youth and parents. CAIR National Executive … Continue reading

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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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CAIR-Houston Urges Stepped-up Security for Texas Mosques Following Another Arson Attack

CAIR-Houston Urges Stepped-up Security for Texas Mosques Following Another Arson Attack (HOUSTON, TEXAS, 7/19/18) – The Houston office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-Houston) today urged Texas Muslims and Islamic institutions to take extra security precautions following another arson attack on a mosque in that state. The Harris County Fire Marshal’s Office is … Continue reading

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CAIR-Houston Welcomes Conviction of Victoria Mosque Arsonist

CAIR-Houston Welcomes Conviction of Victoria Mosque Arsonist (HOUSTON, TX, 7/17/18) – The Houston chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-Houston) today welcomed the conviction of a man who torched a Victoria, Texas, mosque last year. Marq Vincent Perez was found guilty on all three felony counts: damage to religious property, possession … 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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CAIR Decries U.S. Supreme Court’s Decision Allowing Muslim Ban to Remain in Effect

CAIR Decries U.S. Supreme Court’s Decision Allowing Muslim Ban to Remain in Effect   (WASHINGTON, D.C., 6/26/18) — The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today decried the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision announced this morning to allow the Muslim Ban 3.0 to remain in effect. WATCH: CAIR News Conference Reacting to the Supreme Court … Continue reading

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CAIR-Houston Joins Mayor Turner in Rejecting Trump’s ‘Baby Jails,’ Urges Turn-Out at Family Separation Protest

CAIR-Houston Joins Mayor Turner in Rejecting Trump’s ‘Baby Jails,’ Urges Turn-Out at Family Separation Protest (HOUSTON, TX, 6/22/18) – The Houston Chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-Houston) today expressed solidarity with Mayor Sylvester Turner who is rejecting Child Immigration Detention Centers, or “baby jails,” in that city would house … Continue reading

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