CAIR-Houston Welcomes ‘CAIR-TEXAS, Houston Day’ Proclamation by Mayor Turner (HOUSTON, TX, 12/6/18) – The Houston chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-Houston) today expressed appreciation for a proclamation received from Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner in which he proclaims December 9, 2018 — the day of CAIR-Houston’s 17th Annual Banquet — … Continue reading
CAIR Houston Voter Guide REMINDER from your Friends at CAIR-Houston: EARLY VOTING BEGINS MONDAY, OCTOBER 22nd through FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 2nd ELECTION DAY is TUESDAY NOVEMBER 6th POLLS OPEN from 7AM to 7PM YOUR VOTE COUNTS!!
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
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
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
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
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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