The Muslim Ban and Protecting Civil Liberties in the American Muslim Community


Irvine Ranch Water District Community Room
15500 Sand Canyon Ave
Irvine, CA 92618

Fayaz Nawabi is the Policy and Advocacy Manager for the Council on American Islamic Relations (CAIR) Greater Los Angeles office. Mr. Nawabi will discuss his work in advocating for the civil liberties of the more than half a million American Muslims living in Southern California as well as the status of the Muslim Ban and the current impacts on this community.

Mr. Nawabi has become a prominent voice in the American Muslim Community. He is a Hafiz of Quran (someone that has memorized the entire Quran), a community organizer, civil rights advocate and surfer in Southern California.

Fayaz Nawabi graduated from San Diego State University with degrees in Public Administration, City Planning and Japanese. Whilst attending SDSU he served as the VP of Intercultural Affairs for the University.

For more information: mail@au-oc.org or 714-299-4551

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