As a nation, we must denounce the hate-fueled sentiment and bigoted rhetoric that has become commonplace in our public and political discourse. -- Sarwat Husain is president of CAIR-SA.
CAIR-LA: Acceptance of Inland Muslims High, Despite Bigoted Incident
"The intention was to create fear, intimidation and offense of the intended target," said Hussam Ayloush, the CAIR chapter executive director. "That's the nature of a hate incident."
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CAIR: Shots Fired at Illinois Mosque
(CHICAGO, IL, 8/11/12) -- The Chicago office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-Chicago) said today that two air rifle shots were fired last night at the outer wall of the Muslim Education Center (MEC) mosque in Morton Grove, Ill.
The shots were heard by worshipers who were outside the mosque and were powerful enough to damage the building's brick wall. (The Muslim Community Center (MCC), of which the MEC …