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Al Jazeera: Attacks on US Muslims creates Eid worry

CAIR-Chicago Executive Director Ahmed Rehab comments on the demonizing of Muslims in the U.S. in this new Al Jazeera piece.

MEDIA DIGEST: Standing up to Congressman Joe Walsh

CAIR-Chicago’s media department gave over 20 interviews on 16 different media venues calling out Congressman Joe Walsh’s bigoted comments on Islam and Muslims. The following digest includes a selection of these interviews.

WIND 560 AM: Ahmed Rehab refutes Joe Walsh’s statements

On Friday August 10th, 2012, CAIR-Chicago Executive Director, Ahmed Rehab, was interviewed by radio host Steve Cochran regarding Rep. Joe Walsh’s controversial statements about Muslims.

VIDEO: ABC 7 – CAIR-Chicago, interfaith community address Rep. Joe Walsh

CAIR-Chicago and the Chicago interfaith community demand that Congressman Joe Walsh retract his statement that Muslims are a ‘real threat’ to the US.

VIDEO: WGN 9 – CAIR-Chicago holds press conference to address Rep. Joe Walsh

WGN 9 TV news at 5 reports on CAIR-Chicago’s press conference to address Rep. Joe Walsh’s anti-Muslim remarks.

VIDEO: CBS 2 – CAIR-Chicago and interfaith community respond to Rep. Joe Walsh

CBS 2 reports on CAIR-Chicago’s interfaitrh press conference on Rep. Joe Walsh’s anti-Muslim remarks. CAIR-Chicago’s Executive Director, Ahmed Rehab, is interviewed.

VIDEO: CLTV – Ahmed Rehab addresses Rep. Joe Walsh’s comments

Executive Director of CAIR-Chicago, Ahmed Rehab, responds to Rep. Joe Walsh’s anti-Muslim statements on Politics Tonight.

VIDEO: WGN 9 – CAIR-Chicago responds to Rep. Joe Walsh

CAIR-Chicago responds to US Republican congressman from Illinois, Joe Walsh, who tells a town hall meeting that Muslims are a ‘real threat’.

Chicagoist: Joe Walsh Manages Two Racially Insenstive Remarks In One Week

Rep. Joe Walsh once again managed to make several racially offensive statements this week, offending both Muslims and African Americans.

Daily Herald: CAIR blasts Walsh for ‘bigoted’ comments

Controversy over comments about “radical Islam” sprouting up in the suburbs is one political fire that’s showing no signs of being doused for Congressman Joe Walsh.

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