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feature232 Community Spotlight: Chicago Muslim Teacher Wins Prestigious “Golden Apple” Award
Sandy Abdallah | May.12.08

Awardee Samina Khan believes in building life-long learners who demonstrate integrity, patriotism, honesty, and a passion for inquiry and analysis.

feature231 Muslim group finds town's emergency drill offensive
State Journal Register | May.08.08

The use of a fake 'mosque' in Thursday's drill ultimately harms law enforcements ability to correctly separate valid potential threats from bias.

feature230 Oprah Asks "What Would You Do" When Witnessing Discrimination
Chamandeep Bains | May.06.08

Hidden cameras rolled as each customer reacted to the tense scene and witnessed the clerk refusing service by asserting “…we don’t serve your kind here.”

feature229 Victory in Legal Fight Over Travel 'Watch List'
Luke Willson | Apr.30.08

"If he [Akif] wasn't on the list, why was he getting handcuffed to a chair?" said Adam Schwartz, a lawyer with the ACLU.






    




    




    




    



Election season is in, know your rights and obligations, visit our new voter education and moblization website today at www.cair2008election.com.



Visit CAIR-Chicago's Photo Album on May Day Rally

CAIR-Chicago participated in the recent May Day rally in Chicago, capturing images of the more than 15,000 people gathered to demonstrate for social and economic justice. Traffic was blocked for miles as demonstrators of all ages and backgrounds carried signs and convened at Federal Plaza.
To see the images captured, click here to visit the May Day Rally Photo Album in Our Multimedia section.









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