CAIR Stands with Jewish Community After VadalismThe Council on American Islamic Relations (CAIR) is standing by the Jewish community amid concerns of a hate crime at the Jewish cemetery where some 200 headstones were desecrated.
Local Muslims Decry Refugee/Travel BanCAIR-Missouri leader says action feeds into terrorists' narrative, could lead to more home-grown terrorists.
CAIR Wants Police to Investigate Arson Incident as Hate CrimeCAIR says a Bosnian Muslim family's South City home was burned because of their faith.
Local Muslims Fear for FutureReports of harassment have increased over last 18 months, but many cases are likely unreported.
Local Council on American-Islamic Relations Deals with Threats"They want to create an environment where American-Muslims feel isolated, marginalized, and then they're more likely and easier to become radicalized, as well," Syed says, speaking of ISIS.
Local Muslims Condemn Paris AttacksCAIR-St. Louis says they pray for recovery and peace in France
Study: Muslim-Americans Being Treated Better, But Much Discrimination Remains"We graph Islamophobia on a ten-point scale," says Faizan Syed of the Council on American-Islamic Relations. "We have seen a drop to 5.9 from 6.4 since 2010."
Islamic Group Sues Illinois County Over Learning CenterA board in 2010 denied a conditional-use permit for the facility, claiming concern about the center operating in a residential neighborhood.
New Billboards Aim To Educate People About IslamOne billboard is on Manchester Road near the Mason Road intersection. The other is located off I-70 and Fifth Street in St. Charles, facing west.