Tip Sheet: Know Your Rights

Tip Sheet: Know Your Rights

These Know Your Rights (KYR) tip sheets summarize many of the same rights all Americans enjoy, but they focuses on issues Muslims commonly face. They include information about:

  • Your rights as an employee
  • Your rights as a student
  • Your rights if stopped by the police
  • Your rights if federal law enforcement contacts you
  • Your rights if the Department of Homeland Security contacts you
  • Your rights as an airline passenger
  • How to tell if you might be on the no-fly list or a selectee list
  • What to do if faced with job discrimination
  • How to react to anti-Muslim hate crimes

Topic(s): Employment, Immigration Legal Needs
Subtopic(s): Employment Rights
Population(s): Afghan New Arrivals
Resource Type: Tip Sheet

Date: September 20, 2021
Language(s): Arabic, Bengali, Bosnian, Dari, English, Farsi, Pashto, Somali, Urdu
Target Audience(s): ORR-Eligible Population
Author(s): Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR)
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