Council on American-Islamic Relations

  • Blogs

    November 20, 2014

    HISD Teacher Who Called Muslims "Goat-Fuckers" Challenges Quanell X Over Racism Accusations

    The controversial HISD teacher who made disparaging comments about Muslims on a local conservative cable access TV show is now challenging community activist Quanell X for accusing her of being a racist. Angela Box, a third-grade teacher at HISD's Ray K. Daily Elementary School on the West side of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 19, 2014

    Local Islamic Group Wants Probe into HISD Teacher Who Called Muslims "Goat-Fuckers"

    The Houston office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations is calling for HISD to launch an independent investigation into whether a teacher's blatantly anti-Muslim views have bled over into the classroom. In a letter sent to HISD Superintendent Terry Grier on Tuesday, CAIR questioned the deci ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 14, 2014

    Group Says League City Undocumented Kids Resolution Also Anti-Muslim

    According to the Council on American-Islamic Relations, the recently adopted League City resolution banning undocumented immigrants from using city services also contains language suggesting closing the borders to Mexico is about more than keeping out impoverished children. In an op-ed piece in the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 5, 2012

    Slaughtered Pig Left Outside of Cypress Mosque a Possible Hate Crime

    As a group of Muslims came to pray last night at the Islamic Outreach Center on Wilks Drive near Mueschke Road in Cypress, they made a sickening discovery. There was a dead pig on the deck of the deck at the entrance of the mosque. "Although Muslims do not abhor any animal, it is not allowed (not ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 9, 2011

    Billboard Touting American Muslims Put Up By Houston CAIR Chapter

    CAIRExpect to see this billboard soon​The Texas chapter of CAIR, a group that fights anti-Islamic hatred, will announce tomorrow they're putting up a billboard touting the Muslim presence in Texas. "This pro-active campaign is designed to promote mutual understanding and to highlight the cont ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 16, 2011

    Idiots Try to Burn Mosque

    Fire didn't have time to spread.​The Texas chapter of CAIR (Council on American-Islamic Relations) is asking the FBI to investigate an attempted arson at a southwest side mosque as a hate crime. Media reports say at least three men in masks broke a window at the Madrasah Islamiah mosque near ... More >>

  • News

    June 10, 2010

    Bomb That Mosque!

    KTRH host hopes for violence.

  • Blogs

    May 27, 2010

    KTRH's Michael Berry: Bomb That Ground Zero Mosque!

    Image from KTRHKTRH says Berry's Number One; they don't mention the category is Hoping Mosques Blow Up​Michael Berry, the former city councilman who now runs KTRH and other Clear Channel AM stations here, has had a federal complaint filed against him by CAIR, the Council on American-Islamic Relati ... More >>