Chicago Cubs and Chicago Muslim Organizations Agree to Work Together Against Islamophobia

Our initial meeting with Cubs management, which included Chicago Cubs Executive Chairman, Tom Ricketts, was a frank and open discussion of Islamophobia, its impact, and the harm Islamophobia acts create. Mr. Ricketts extended his apology for the harm caused by the emails, and, in turn, we provided the Cubs management and him with an overview [...]

By |2019-02-18T15:24:21-05:00February 18th, 2019|E-News Articles, Homepage Announcements|Comments Off on Chicago Cubs and Chicago Muslim Organizations Agree to Work Together Against Islamophobia

CIOGC rebukes racist, Islamophobic remarks of Chicago Cubs owner, Joe Ricketts

The Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago (CIOGC), representing over 50 Muslim religious, educational, civic, and charitable organizations in the Chicago area, rebukes the racist, Islamophobic remarks of Chicago Cubs owner Joe Ricketts exposed as part of a collection of leaked emails published by Splinter on Monday. In the emails, Ricketts makes numerous racial slurs [...]

By |2019-02-05T19:23:58-05:00February 5th, 2019|E-News Articles, Homepage Announcements|Comments Off on CIOGC rebukes racist, Islamophobic remarks of Chicago Cubs owner, Joe Ricketts

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