Tagged ‘Islamophobia’

VIDEO: Fox 32 – Muslim grave site desecrated, CAIR-Chicago responds

CAIR-Chicago Executive Director, Ahmed Rehab, speaks out against anti-Muslim rhetoric which has contributed to hate crimes against Muslims.

VIDEO: CBS 2 – Hate graffiti found at Illinois Muslim grave site

CAIR-Chicago Communications Coordinator, Aymen Abdel Halim, speaks to CBS 2 reporter Dorothy Tucker about a Muslim grave that was desecrated in Evergreen Park, Ill.

VIDEO: ABC 7 – Anti-Muslim graffiti found on Muslim grave in Evergreen Park

Communications Coordinator, Aymen Abdel Halim, responds to anti-Muslim graffiti found on a Muslim grave in Evergreen Park, Ill.

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.

PRESS RELEASE: Chicagoans to protest hate and Islamophobia tomorrow downtown

(CHICAGO, 8/16/2012) — On Friday, August 17th, the Chicago office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-Chicago), the Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago, (CIOGC) and an interfaith and interethnic coalition of diverse community organizations will unite in protest against hate and Islamophobia by organizing a flashmob in downtown Chicago.

Press TV: Two deadly shots fired in mosque area

Ahmed Rehab, CAIR-Chicago executive director, talks about a shooting incident that happened near a mosque in Chicago, saying “two shots fired into a mosque area” by a deadly gun.

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.

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