Tag Archive for Muslims

A Hate Crime in NPB

Hot off the press from the Greater Los Angeles Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA). Late Monday, the group called on the Department of Justice to investigate as a hate crime an incident in which a Southern California Muslim taxi driver was assaulted after being asked about his religion.

Hundreds of protestors and some supporters rally in Villa Park

Yorba Linda Protest1

Close to 500 protestors showed up at the Villa Park City Council meeting on Tuesday to demand that Councilwoman Deborah Pauley apologize for her comments outside a Yorba Linda fundraiser for an Islamic charity. At a special meeting on March 15th, the Villa Park City Council distanced itself from Pauley’s remarks, stopping short of censuring her for what has been called hate speech.

OCYD against Hate in Yorba Linda

Santa Ana, Calif. – March 8, 2011 – Orange County Young Democrats is denouncing the violent verbal attack of Muslim families at a February 13th fundraiser held by the Islamic Circle of North America Relief. Anti-Islamic stereotyping, attacks on children, and a propensity for violence are some of the grievances raised by OCYD. A video posted to Youtube by C.A.I.R., the Center for…