Speaker Profile

Cyrus McGoldrick

Cyrus McGoldrick
Civil Rights Manager
Council on American Islamic Relations (CAIR) - New York

Cyrus McGoldrick is an American Muslim activist and lyrical artist of Iranian and Irish descent. A recent graduate of Columbia University, he is now the Civil Rights Manager at the New York chapter of CAIR, the Council on American Islamic Relations. Cyrus also serves on the Advisory Council for Getting Out & Staying Out, a program dedicated to helping young men coming out of prison stay out of prison, and he performs original music as The Raskol Khan, blending reggae and jazz melodies with hip-hop lyrics and Islamic activism.