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Register today to attend Pittsburgh Racial Justice Summit – Jan 26, 2019

CAIR Pittsburgh is screening a documentary – In Their Footsteps, at the Pittsburgh Racial Justice Summit on Jan 26, 2019 at the Pittsburgh Theological Seminary . The documentary is about delegation of American Muslims making their journey to Alabama to attend the inauguration of the Lynching Memorial in April 2018.

Register today for the summit as the tickets are being sold out fast. Few tickets available.

MCCGP & CAIR Pittsburgh Know Your Rights Jeopardy


On Friday, February 9 at MCCGP, CAIR Pittsburgh organized an educational yet fun Jeopardy game during MCCGP’s monthly family night dinner. The game had a total of four participants who competed in various rounds testing their knowledge about basic U.S. citizen civil rights and trivia about CAIR. The game was received well by the audience.



Barack Obama Academy, International Festival

international festival 2018On Saturday, February 10 at Barack Obama Academy’s International Festival, CAIR Pittsburgh along with the Muslim community displayed two Muslim country tables and one CAIR Pittsburgh table. The Morocco and Nigeria tables showcased the social, cultural, and geographic information, while the CAIR Pittsburgh table displayed CAIR and Islamic literature. Other countries at the festival included: Japan, Bosnia, Hungary, France etc. The event also included food sampling from various different countries, attracting a good number of visitors.




Al Lingo: Lessons Learned from Dr. King


CAIR Pittsburgh Board President, Safdar Khwaja (left) and Rev. Al Lingo (right) pictured Thursday, February 8 at the PIIN Meeting. Rev. Al Lingo spoke about his role in protesting the hotel restaurant’s refusal to seat Dr. King in the 1960s. Zohra Lasania also attended the event on behalf of CAIR Pittsburgh.


Upcoming Events

January 21 – Know Your Immigration Rights

January 29 – Know Your Civil Rights

February 11 – Know Your Rights in School – Anti-Bullying presentation for children and parents