CAIR Director Breaks Ground for First Alaska Mosque

October 19, 2010

Author: Staff Writer

Source: PR Newswire/CAIR

Nihad Awad, the executive director of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), recently broke ground for the first mosque in Alaska and offered an address on "The Rise of Islamophobia and Its Impact on National Security" at an event hosted by the Alaska World Affairs Council in Anchorage. Awad also gave a lecture on "The Islam You Don't See on Cable TV" at Alaska Pacific University.