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Daily Herald: DuPage reverses itself, approves Islamic prayer center

In light of the success of CAIR-Chicago’s case against DuPage County on behalf of the Irshad Learning Center, the County Board on Tuesday reversed its position and approved plans for an Islamic prayer center near West Chicago.

OnIslam: US Faiths Demand Immigration Reform

CAIR-Chicago executive director Ahmed Rehab stands with other faith leaders to voice support for immigration reform.

North by Northwestern: Muslim Americans still facing discrimination

CAIR-Chicago Communications Coordinator Maryam Arain shares her thoughts on issues of discrimination and Islamophobia with a Northwestern student.

Daily Herald: DuPage County Board to vote to end legal dispute with Islamic group

Kevin Vodak, CAIR-Chicago’s Litigation Director, defends the Irshad Learning Center near Naperville and aims to help them restore the center with a conditional-use permit.

OnIslam: Illinois Muslims Welcome Neighbors

CAIR-Chicago’s Outreach Coordinator Gerald Hankerson joined the Elgin community at an event themed “Who is my Muslim neighbor?” on Sunday, May 19th.

Ani News: B’day cards showing Muslim terrorist dolls threatening to blow up raises stink in US

A recent birthday card depicting a Muslim doll as a terrorist caught the attention of CAIR-Chicago’s Executive Director, Ahmed Rehab.

RT America: Greeting Card company converts child toy into ‘terrorist’ [VIDEO]

RT America interviews CAIR-Chicago’s Ahmed Rehab for his perspective on the greeting card that features a young Muslim doll as a terrorist threat.

Daily News: Muslim terrorist doll on birthday card angers Council on American-Islamic Relations: ‘blatant bigotry’

A birthday card picturing a Muslim doll portrayed as a terrorist designed by Noble Works was found by a staff member at CAIR-Chicago. Daily News reports on remarks from our Executive Director, Ahmed Rehab.

KVOA News: Muslim greeting card- ‘Let me blow you up’

It’s the card that has a small area of the blogosphere a twitter, a card that caught the attention of Chicago`s Council on American Islamic relations.

WBBM Newsradio: Local muslims outraged by card [AUDIO]

CAIR-Chicago’s Executive Director Ahmed Rehab on WBBM 105.9 discusses the greeting card that portrays a Muslim doll as a terrorist.

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