CAIR, or the Council on American-Islamic Relations, was founded by individuals with deep ties to radical Islamic organizations. CAIR often has speakers at its events who openly call for violence against American and/or U.S. troops. For example, Cleric Zaid Shakir once spoke at a CAIR event and said
“Islam doesn’t permit us to hijack airplanes filled with civilian people,” …
“If you hijack an airplane filled with the 82nd Airborne, that’s something else.”
Which makes it quite peculiar that while the IRS was going out of its way to keep conservative groups from being able to prosper as organizations, they were approving the re-instatement of tax-exempt status for CAIR.
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