CAIR-MN Asks Authorities To Investigate Fargo Assault As Hate CrimeA Muslim civil rights group is asking state and federal authorities to investigate an alleged assault in Fargo as a hate crime.
School Security Guard On Leave Following 'Excessive Force' AccusationAn Apple Valley High School security guard has been placed on administrative leave after responding to a fight involving a Muslim student who's accused him of using excessive force.
Lawsuit Accuses UPS Of Pushing Out Muslim Workers Over Prayer BreaksThe Minnesota chapter of the Council of American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) has filed a lawsuit against a staffing company and UPS, accusing them of firing Muslim employees over prayer breaks.
CAIR Hosts Challenging Islamophobia Event In St. PaulThe Council on American-Islamic Relations hosted an event in St. Paul to challenge Islamophobia. It's the country's largest Muslim civil liberties and advocacy organization.
MN Watchdog Group Calls On Public To Fight Anti-Muslim BigotryExecutive Director Jaylani Hussein says there have been two incidents in the last week of Muslim women being followed in Minnesota.
CAIR-MN Says Trump's Revamped Travel Ban Must Be ChallengedThe Minnesota chapter of a Muslim civil rights organization says President Donald Trump's new travel ban must be challenged.
School Criticized For Slow Response After Report Of Hijab Being Pulled OffThe Minnesota chapter of the Council on American-Muslim Relations is calling out a north metro middle school for what it calls a "lack of concern" following an alleged incident where a Muslim girl’s hijab was pulled off.
'U' Police Release Images Of Person Of Interest In Graffiti IncidentUniversity of Minnesota police have released surveillance images of a person of interest in the vandalized Muslim Students Association sign discovered Thursday morning.
Restaurant Owner Who Posted ‘Muslims Get Out’ Sign Invited To MosqueIslamic leaders say they plan to reach out Tuesday to the Lonsdale business owner who put up a sign outside his restaurant that said "Muslims Get Out."
Minnesota Muslim Community Condemns Orlando ShootingThe Minnesota Muslim community has condemned the actions of the shooter who killed 50 people at an Orlando nightclub.
Local Chapter Of CAIR Expresses Solidarity With Belgians After AttacksThe Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-MN) released a statement saying the attacks in Belgium, for which the Islamic State has since claimed responsibility, are “antithetical to the ideals of civilized society.”
CAIR-MN Awarded Grant Money To Fight DiscriminationThe largest civil liberties organization for Muslims in Minnesota says it’s received numerous grants from local foundations to help fight discrimination in the state at a time when tensions and fears are running high.