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ACTION ALERT: Don’t let Illinois penalize human rights boycotts of Israel!

Call your Illinois Representative and Senator NOW and urge them to oppose HB4011 and SB1761.

ACTION ALERT: Arab, Muslim, Asian, Groups Assist Americans Stuck in Yemen

The American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC), the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) and Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Asian Law Caucus (ALC) demand the United States Department of State and appropriate agencies initiate evacuation of U.S. citizens trapped in Yemen.

ACTION ALERT: #Justice4Rasmea

On March 12, 2015, Palestinian American community organizer and women’s leader Rasmea Odeh was sentenced to 18 months in prison after an unjust conviction last November, but she is challenging that conviction, and her many supporters have helped her remain free on bond, pending the outcome of her appeal. She is back home to her community in Chicago, and back to her work with the Arab Women’s Committee.

ACTION ALERT: Vote Tomorrow, Download Our Mayoral Scorecard!

ELECTION DAY is Tomorrow, February 24! See CAIR-Chicago’s Mayoral Scorecard!

ACTION ALERT: Vote in Chicago’s 2015 Municipal Elections!

LAST DAY for Early Voting AND Grace Period Registration is Saturday, February 21
ELECTION DAY is February 24

COMMUNITY ALERT: Report Suspicious Behavior

After the murder of three Muslim students in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, this Tuesday, and continued concern about threats and hate messages being sent in the Chicago area and on social media, CAIR-Chicago reiterates the necessity for local Muslims to be aware of and report any and all threats or hostile behavior.

COMMUNITY ALERT: VIOLENT THREATS AGAINST MOSQUE

CAIR-Chicago is working with local law enforcement and the FBI Chicago office on recent social media violent threats against the against a south suburban mosque.

Make Elections Better: Get Paid For It

Election judges run polling places. They solve problems and make sure every vote is counted. Over 700 college students in Chicago served in 2014. Be part of the next generation of democracy.

American-Muslims Needed for Research on Factors Contributing to Mental Health.

A Muslim-American doctoral candidate in Counseling Psychology is conducting research on factors that may influence the mental health of Muslim-Americans living in the U.S.