2018 is here and we have tips and news to help you on your resolutions of self and community improvement! Click here to read our newsletter for January.
Have you ever wondered how you would intervene if you saw someone being harassed because of their religious identity- or for any other reason? Join CAIR-WA for a Bystander Intervention Training on Saturday January 13, 2018 from 11-1 at the Courtyard Marriott in downtown Seattle! The training will be led by the CAIR-WA.
FREE ENTRY. Seats are limited! Click here to register.
Click here to read the 3 simple steps to take if you or someone you know is physically or verbally attacked, harassed, or threatened.
Click here to read the 3 simple steps to take if you or someone you know is bullied in school.
Click here to read the 3 simple steps to take if you or someone you know is contacted by an FBI agent.
Get facts and information as well as concrete ways in which you can be a public and vocal ally and promote understanding of American Muslims’ lives.
Find a mosque to visit at www.islamicfinder.org
A new survey by the ISPU found that American Muslims are among the most religious and patriotic citizens. 85% of American Muslims "have a strong American identity," just like 84% of Protestants. They are also just as likely as other Americans to identify strongly with their faith — 89% of Muslims, 84% of Jews, and 95% of Catholics and Protestants shared the sentiment. Read the full survey report at: www.ispu.org/poll
A new report by ISPU estimated the number of American Muslim physicians in the U.S. to be about 50,000. According to the Kaiser Family Foundation, the total number of active medical doctors across the U.S. is about 914,000. Click here to read the full ISPU report.
Research by U. of Hawaii, U. of Exeter & National Hispanic Media Coalition indicates that media content can have a direct effect on hate and prejudice against minority groups. Accurate language can inform readers, while ethnically and religiously loaded language misleads readers and fuels hate and prejudice.
Join other local Muslims in signing up to start volunteering for a political campaign of your choice so you can learn how to make media and politics work for our communities…and get a chance to apply for up to $100,000 in scholarships! CLICK HERE to visit the event page and apply