Thursday, July 16, 2015

CAIR's Statement on Chattanooga

Below is the statement put out by Nihad Awad, the Executive Director of the Council on American Islamic Relations on the terrorist attack in Chattanooga today..

CAIR Condemns Killing of Marines in Tennessee, Offers Condolences
(WASHINGTON, D.C., 7/16/2015) – The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today condemned a deadly attack in Tennessee that left four Marines dead. In a statement, CAIR National Executive Director Nihad Awad said:
"We condemn this horrific attack in the strongest terms possible. Such inexcusable acts of violence must be repudiated by Americans of all faiths and backgrounds. The American Muslim community stands shoulder to shoulder with our fellow citizens in offering condolences to the loved ones of those killed and injured and in rejecting anyone who would harm our nation’s safety and security. Our thoughts and prayers are with the families impacted by this tragedy." 
CAIR is America's largest Muslim civil liberties and advocacy organization. Its mission is to enhance the understanding of Islam, encourage dialogue, protect civil liberties, empower American Muslims, and build coalitions that promote justice and mutual understanding.
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I have been reading these statements every time there is an attack in the US. Are they using a standard template form with fill-in-the blanks?


Siarlys Jenkins said...

Is there anything new or different to say? You say pretty much the same thing each time.

Gary Fouse said...

That's because they pretty much say the same thing. It's like a form letter where they fill in the blanks.

Siarlys Jenkins said...

And you have a form blog post where you fill in the blanks.

Because there isn't much new for either of you to say.