CAIR NJ Asks Feds to Probe Hate Graffiti Targeting Muslim BOE Candidate in South Brunswick, NJ

(SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J., 11/09/16) – The New Jersey chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-NJ) today called on state and federal law enforcement authorities to investigate hate graffiti left on the campaign lawn signs of South Brunswick Board of Education member and successful candidate for re-election, Ms. Azra Baig.

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CAIR-NJ Joins Newark Mayor in Call for Hate Crime Charges Against Man Who Tore Hijab From Municipal Worker

(SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J., 12/20/16) – The New Jersey chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-NJ) today joined Newark Mayor Ras Baraka in calling for United States Attorney Paul Fishman to investigate an assault on a female Muslim Municipal employee as a hate crime.

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CAIR-NJ Chair Nadia Kahf to Participate in Women’s March on New Jersey

(SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J., 1/20/17) – On Saturday, January 21, representatives of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest American Muslim civil rights organization, will join thousands of others for the Women’s March on Washington, both in the nation’s capital and at parallel events across the country.

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CAIR-NJ Calls for Stepped-Up Security for Muslim Students at Rutgers Due to Hate Poster

(SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J., 2/14/17) – The New Jersey chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-NJ) today called for increased security for Muslim students after a poster calling for a “Muslim-Free America” was found yesterday taped to the wall of a building on the Rutgers University campus that is used by Muslim students for programs and daily prayers.

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CAIR-NJ Joins Call for Resignation of Board of Education Member Over Islamophobic Remark

(SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J., 6/28/17) — The New Jersey chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-NJ) today joined Prospect Park Mayor Mohamed Khairullah in calling for the resignation Board of Education Member Emma Anderson because of an Islamophobic remark she made at a public meeting of that board.

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