Passport, plane tickets, toothbrush: check, check, check! Forgot your rights? Have no fear, CAIR-WA is here to make sure you're fully prepared to enjoy your travels this holiday season! Click here for the travel advisory on what to know at the airport. Click here to download the advisory for your rights if you are detained while traveling.
On Wednesday, December 6, CAIR-Washington will join a coalition of organizations for #NoMuslimBanEver rally in downtown Seattle. The rally is timed to coincide with the 9th Circuit Court's Hearing of Muslim Ban case Hawaii v. Trump. Click here to find more information about the rally.
Click here to read the 3 simple steps to take if you or someone you know is physically or verbally attacked, harassed, or threatened.
Click here to read the 3 simple steps to take if you or someone you know is bullied in school.
Click here to read the 3 simple steps to take if you or someone you know is contacted by an FBI agent.
Get facts and information as well as concrete ways in which you can be a public and vocal ally and promote understanding of American Muslims’ lives.
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A new survey by the ISPU found that American Muslims are among the most religious and patriotic citizens. 85% of American Muslims "have a strong American identity," just like 84% of Protestants. They are also just as likely as other Americans to identify strongly with their faith — 89% of Muslims, 84% of Jews, and 95% of Catholics and Protestants shared the sentiment. Read the full survey report at: www.ispu.org/poll
A new report by ISPU estimated the number of American Muslim physicians in the U.S. to be about 50,000. According to the Kaiser Family Foundation, the total number of active medical doctors across the U.S. is about 914,000. Click here to read the full ISPU report.
Research by U. of Hawaii, U. of Exeter & National Hispanic Media Coalition indicates that media content can have a direct effect on hate and prejudice against minority groups. Accurate language can inform readers, while ethnically and religiously loaded language misleads readers and fuels hate and prejudice.
Join other local Muslims in signing up to start volunteering for a political campaign of your choice so you can learn how to make media and politics work for our communities…and get a chance to apply for up to $100,000 in scholarships! CLICK HERE to visit the event page and apply