On Dec. 1, 2016, “extremist blogger” James Simpson was the keynote speaker at the Oakland County Business Roundtable at the Auburn Hills Marriott Pontiac at Centerpoint, where he fueled Islamophobia by railing against immigrants. Here Dawud Walid, executive director of the Council on American-Islamic Relations, responds to Simpson’s claims. Simpson said: “The Council on American-Islamic Relations is a Muslim Brotherhood front.…
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: CAIR-MI Supports Censuring of Hamtramck City Council Member for Anti-Immigrant Comments
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CAIR-MI Supports Censuring of Hamtramck City Council Member for Anti-Immigrant Comments (FARMINGTON HILLS, MI, 9/26/2017) — The Michigan chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-MI) today expressed support for the censure of a city council member in Hamtramck, Mich., for recent anti-immigrant comments. Early this month, Hamtramck Councilman Ian Perrotta blamed…
West Bloomfield Township — An interfaith coalition plans to demonstrate its support Tuesday night for the sale of a school building owned Farmington Public Schools to a Muslim organization.
The sale of the former Eagle Elementary School in West Bloomfield Township continues to be a contentious issue following a Tuesday meeting of the West Bloomfield Planning Commission.
Hate hurts America, and there are forces in southeast Michigan that are hurting our nation with fear-mongering as it pertains to Michigan Muslims.
Local imams plan today to address the escalating violence in the Middle East during a news conference at 10 a.m. at the Islamic House of Wisdom in Dearborn Heights.
DEARBORN-Hundreds of locals turned out on Friday afternoon at the Islamic Center of America in Dearborn where a group of interfaith leaders stood in front of the mosque to condemn the anti-Islamic film that has led to worldwide outrage in the last few weeks.
CAIR-MI held a live telecast town hall in conjunction with The Muslim Center on Tuesday to discuss Islam, Islamophobia, and foreign affairs effecting Americans. Listen to the discussion from radio station 1130 AM on the show
(SOUTHFIELD, MI, 12/31/07) – A representative of the Michigan chapter of Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-MI) recently addressed some 300 people at the 27th annual conference of the Moslem Group of USA and Canada (MGUSAC) in St Louis, Missouri. CAIR-MI Executive Director Dawud Walid gave a keynote address entitled “Overcoming Islamophobia: What Muslims Need to Know,” discussing proactive…