CAIR asks President to address rise in anti-Islam hate Islamophobic incidents, rhetoric target ordinary American Muslims

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) today called on President Obama to address what it called an “alarming level of anti-Islam hate in our nation.”

In a letter to President Obama, CAIR cited recent incidents in Florida in which a cross with the message “Christian nation, Christian community” was planted at the site of a planned mosque and an anti-Islam Christmas display was set up by a local church.

Note: this summary was taken directly from CAIR’s news update.