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Stand Up for Justice on April 19th!

Join CAIR-Chicago and Rasmea Odeh’s long list of supporters in solidarity on April 19th.

CAIR-Chicago’s Rabya Khan Participates in Islamic Foundation Career Fair

On Friday, March 3, CAIR-Chicago’s Staff Attorney Rabya Khan participated in the first annual career fair sponsored by the Islamic Foundation School’s National Honor Society.

CAIR-Chicago Continues to Support Community Post ISIS Arrest

Recognizing the vital need to support communities across Chicagoland, CAIR-Chicago continues its efforts to foster dialogue and defend civil rights.

CAIR-Chicago seeking PILI fellowship applicants

CAIR-Chicago is seeking two Public Interest Law Initiative (PILI) fellows for the Summer of 2015. Apply today!

Ahmed Rehab Interviewed on WBEZ’s “The Afternoon Shift” with Niala Boodhoo

Yesterday, CAIR-Chiacgo’s Executive Director, Ahmed Rehab, was interviewed alongside Dr. Robert Pape on the issue of Civil Liberties and National Security since 9/11. “We didn’t act fast enough to stand with the people.” -Ahmed Rehab on American foreign policy towards the Middle-East. The interview can be found here.

Civil Rights Law Clerks Needed

Looking to get experience as a civil rights lawyer? Come help us out at CAIR-Chicago.

CAIR-Chicago remembers Dr. Maya Angelou

“Dr. Angelou helped me find a voice as a writer, and inspired me as an activist. Her words will live on forever as will her legacy. I hope that future generations continue to read her many works and follow in her footsteps as a fearless woman who always spoke truth to power,” said CAIR-Chicago’s Senior Communications Coordinator Agnieszka Karoluk.

CAIR-Chicago Reaches out to Congress on Behalf of Muslims

CAIR-Chicago’s Outreach Coordinator Gerald Hankerson and Deputy Director, Sufyan Sohel took a trip to D.C. in an effort to make the community’s issues be heard by the Congress.

CAIR-Chicago honors legacy of Helen Thomas

As a proponent of the American democratic system, CAIR-Chicago is grateful to Helen Thomas for her 70 years of service to the American public.

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This Ramadan, donate to The Prison Project!

This Ramadan make a difference in the lives of new Muslims. Donate to CAIR-Chicago’s Prison Project.