(MINNEAPOLIS, MN., 4/20/18) -- On Saturday April 21st The Minnesota chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-MN), will join other community organizations in holding a rally and protest in opposition Trump's Administrations Muslim Ban in Minneapolis.
On Wednesday, April 25, 2018, the Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in the Muslim Ban litigation.
On December 4, 2017, the Supreme Court reinstated the Muslim Ban and lifted the injunctions granted by the Fourth and Ninth Circuits. Although the Supreme Court did not reach the merits of the Muslim Ban, it allowed the ban to take full effect.
WHAT: Rally & Protest
WHEN: Saturday April 21st 12pm (protest to start shortly after)
WHERE: Lake Street and Nicollet, Minneapolis, MN (Kmart Parking Lot Area)
WHO: Protest & Rally endorsed by 15+ organizations include: Endorsed by:AFSCME 2822AFSCME 3800Blue Lies Matter Communities United Against Police Brutality Jewish Voices for Peace Minnesota Dawah Institute (MDI)MN Immigrant Rights Action Committee (MIRAc)Minnesota Neighbors for JusticeMN Peace Action CoalitionNative Lives MatterSaint Paul for JusticeStudents For A Democratic Society at UMNSURJ-MNTwin Cities Coalition for Justice for JamarTwin Cities Japanese-American Citizens LeagueWelfare Rights CommitteeWomen Against Military MadnessVeterans for Peace Chapter 27 Navigate MN/Unidos MN, ISAIAH, Sierra Club North Star Chapter