Group Calls For Hate Crimes Investigation Into Attacks On Muslim Family In GreenbeltThe Council on American-Islamic Relation on Friday asked law enforcement authorities to investigate alleged hate crimes against a Muslim family in Greenbelt, according to a statement from CAIR, the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization.
Area Mosques Accepting Donations For Local Afghan RefugeesAs thousands arrive in the United States from war-torn Afghanistan, many with just the clothes on their back, the Maryland office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) is partnering with local mosques to collect donations for families and evacuees arriving to our area.
Hogan Criticizes Biden Administration's Handling Of AfghanistanGov. Larry Hogan on Sunday criticized the way the Biden administration has exited Afghanistan, calling the evacuation an "unmitigated disaster" during an appearance on CBS' "Face the Nation."
State Sen. Johnny Ray Salling Says Tweet Calling U.S. Rep. Omar Illegal Wasn't From HimMaryland State Sen. Johnny Ray Salling said a tweet allegedly from his account calling U.S. Rep Ilhan Omar (D-Minnesota) "illegal" was not from him.
CAIR Training Teaches Bystanders What To Do When Hate Crimes HappenThe Council on American Islamic Relations taught a crowd how to intervene when a hate crime is happening.
Maryland School Cancels 'Aladdin Jr.' Over Arab Stereotypes Citing negative stereotyping of Arab culture, a Maryland elementary school has canceled its production of Disney's "Aladdin Jr."
Former Anne Arundel Co. Schools Employee Suing For Racial Discrimination“A spirit of racism in Anne Arundel County” are bold claims from the NAACP and Council on American-Islamic Relations Wednesday.
Md. Mosque Hosts Active Shooter Training After Spike In Hate IncidentsActive shooter training is being held at a Maryland mosque in response to a recent spike in hate incidents.
Muslim Community Responds To Latest Travel Ban UpdatesPresident Trump has signed off on an updated executive order on travel. His administration hopes will avoid the uproar from the last one.
Muslim Leaders Speak Out Against Orlando TragedyIn response to the deadly attack in Orlando, Maryland Muslims are speaking out against the massacre.
Threats Made Against Baltimore County MosqueFrightening threats made against a Baltimore County mosque. Now, as security is heightened, some in the Muslim community are on edge.
Md. Teacher Investigated For Comment About MuslimsPrince George's County school administrators are investigating allegations that an English teacher made derogatory comments about Muslims.
Muslim Advocacy Launches Its Own Ad CampaignA Muslim civil liberties and advocacy group says it's erecting its own advertisements in Metro stations to combat ads that equate Muslim radicals with "savages."