On Friday CAIR-Minnesota and Civil Rights Coalition Demand Real Change
(MINNEAPOLIS, MN, 6/12/20) – On Friday, June 12, the Minnesota chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-MN) joined a collation of other civil rights organizations for a news conference in Minneapolis to demand real change before the MN State Government convene on a special session starting Friday at 12pm
Coalition organizations include CAIR-Minnesota, Black
Lives Matter Minnesota, Black Lives Matter Twin Cities Metro, Communities United Against Police Brutality, Cop Watch Minneapo
lis, Minnesota Disability Justice Network, Twin Cities Coalition for Justice for Jamar, and others.
CAIR-Minnesota Executive Director Jaylani Hussein said:
“Minnesota has an opportunity to lead on true reform. 'Band-aid solutions' are no longer acceptable."
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CAIR’s mission is to protect civil rights, enhance understanding of Islam, promote justice, and empower American Muslims.
La misión de CAIR es proteger las libertades civiles, mejorar la comprensión del Islam, promover la justicia, y empoderar a los musulmanes en los Estados Unidos.