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Social Justice Organizations and Resources: Religion

This Research Guide provides links databases, organizations, and resources under the rubric "Social Justice".


These organizations and resources oppose minority religious discrimination.

Religious Anti-Discrimination Organizations and Resources

Anti-Defamation League (ADL)

“In 1913, ADL was founded on Jewish values that inform our work, how we operate, and the changes we seek in the world.  It has always meant stopping antisemitism and defending the Jewish people. Today, it also means fighting threats to our very democracy, including cyperhate, bullying, bias in schools and in the criminal justice system, terrorism, hate crimes, coercion of religious minorities, and contempt for anyone who is different.”.


Council of American-Islam Relations

"The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) is a nonprofit, grassroots civil rights and advocacy organization. CAIR is America’s largest Muslim civil liberties organization, with affiliate offices nationwide."


Muslim Legal Fund of America

"Muslim Legal Fund of America (MLFA) is a charity that funds legal work and programs to defend Muslims against injustice in American courtrooms, prisons, and communities."