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CAIR Releases 14th Annual Report on Status of Muslim
Civil Rights in the United States, Titled 'Seeking Full Inclusion'
CAIR: Oregon Mosque Targeted with Hate Graffiti
‘Allah is a pig’ scrawled on mailbox of Eugene Islamic center
(WASHINGTON, D.C., 11/30/09) – The Council on American-Islamic Relations
(CAIR) today reported that hate graffiti was scrawled on the mailbox of a
Eugene, Ore., mosque.
CAIR said a police report (#0920380)
indicates that vandals wrote “Allah is a pig” on the Abu-Bakr As-Siddiq
Islamic Center‘s mailbox sometime on or before November 15th. Local police
say they view the incident as a bias crime.
Earlier this month,
CAIR called for an investigation of a possible bias motive for repeated
vandalism at a North Carolina mosque.
SEE: Muslims Say Attacks
Are More Than Vandalism (News & Observer)
CAIR also called on the FBI to investigate the bias-motivated vandalism of
a Houston, Texas, mosque in which anti-Islamic remarks were scrawled on
the walls of the facility.
The Washington-based Muslim civil
rights organization is urging American Muslim individuals and institutions
to review advice on security procedures contained in its "Muslim Community
SEE: CAIR Muslim Community Safety Kit
Thursday, December 3, CAIR will hold a news conference in the nation’s
capital to release its 14th annual report, titled “Seeking Full
Inclusion,” on the status of Muslim civil rights in the United States.
WHAT: CAIR to Release Annual Report on Status of American Muslim
WHEN: Thursday, December 3, 10 a.m. (Eastern)
CAIR’s Capitol Hill Headquarters, 453 New Jersey Avenue, S.E., Washington,
CONTACT: CAIR National Communications Director Ibrahim Hooper,
202-488-8787 or 202-744-7726, E-Mail:
CAIR is America's largest Muslim civil
liberties and advocacy organization. Its mission is to enhance the
understanding of Islam, encourage dialogue, protect civil liberties,
empower American Muslims, and build coalitions that promote justice and
CAIR National Communications Director Ibrahim Hooper, 202-488-8787 or
E-Mail: email@example.com; CAIR
Communications Coordinator Amina Rubin, 202-488-8787 or 202-341-4171,