CAIR-CA PAC: 28 Muslim Delegates Elected to CA Dem Party California Muslims made political history when 28 Muslim candidates were elected by Democrats as delegates and alternate delegates to the California Democratic Party (CDP). This constitutes the largest number of Muslims ever elected as delegates in California.
Reminder: CAIR to Hold Inauguration Day Open House The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) holds an Inauguration Day open house in which visitors will be able to watch the inauguration ceremony on a big-screen television and receive information about the organization. DATE: Monday, January 21 TIME: 8 a.m. - 1 p.m. LOCATION: CAIR Capitol Hill Headquarters, 453 New Jersey Avenue SE, Washington, D.C. RSVP to Robert McCaw, 202-488-8787, firstname.lastname@example.org
Islamophobia Watch: VA Teacher Not Guilty of Assault During 'Islamic' Lesson The girl's mother, Stephanie Bennett, said members of the Chesapeake public school system and Police Department conspired to "cover up the truth." "If this had been a Christian teacher, she would have been out on her butt," she said, claiming Harris is a Muslim. "This is unfair. My daughter was assaulted." Harris - a teacher in Chesapeake for more than two decades - told investigators she is a Christian.
Backgrounder: CAIR, PFAW Ask Mich. School Not to Host Anti-Muslim 'Charlatan'His bizarre claim that "in my family was the Grand Wazir of Islam" promoted Calvin College history professor Douglas Howard to investigate Saleem's background. [NOTE: The title "Grand Wazir of Islam" has never existed.] "I concluded this person is a fraud," said Howard after his investigation into Saleem's claims.