Tag: Hussam Ayloush

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CAIR Leader Apologizes for Tweet Celebrating Russian Jet Crash

Hussam Ayloush, executive director of the Los Angeles chapter of the Council of American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), has apologized for a tweet he sent out — and subsequently deleted — where he said that he wished more people had died on board the deadly Russian military jet crash that claimed 92 lives on its way to Syria on Christmas Day.

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CAIR LA Director Tweets Wish for Twice the Dead in Russian Plane Crash

Hussam Ayloush, the executive director of the Los Angeles chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), which purports to speak for American Muslims, spent part of Christmas Day tweeting that he had hoped more people had died in the previous night’s Russian plane crash into the Black Sea.

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Why Is CAIR Helping San Bernardino Terrorists After the Fact?

One might think that an organization that was once named an unindicted co-conspirator in a terrorism trial might be at great pains to distance itself from any new terrorist acts. But CAIR cultivates its notoriety because it serves the organization’s fundamentalist purposes.