A verbal racist attack against two Muslim people has come to light in the Kingston area, according to the family victimized and local police. Jena Badawi, who is 13 years old, was with her mother at the Canadian Tire on Division Street when they say they were harassed by a white customer.
“She was thrown to the ground” Police investigate attack on Muslim woman in Edmonton. On Friday, a Black Muslim woman in her 50s was out for a walk in the area of 88 Street and 144 Avenue around 9 p.m. when an attacker approached her from behind and threw her into the pavement.
As much as the thoughts & duaas being sent out to the family and friends of the deceased are needed during these difficult times, what we need most is an END to Islamophobia through REAL & CONCRETE policy changes. This horrifying event should have NEVER taken place in our community & we will not allow
@toronto.muslims Our News-media has an obligation to report the TRUTH. #freepalestine #freepress #savesheikhjarrah #savepalestine
Assalamu’Alaykum, A devastating tragedy took place in London, Canada on Monday in which a Muslim family was murdered in an anti-Muslim hate crime. Surely to Allah we belong and to Him we will return. We ask Allah to have mercy on those who have passed away and grant them Jannat al-Firdaws, and we ask Allah
The National Council of Canadian Muslims calls on all levels of government – federal, provincial, territorial, municipal – across the country to come together for a National Action Summit on Islamophobia to take immediate action on dismantling both violent forms of Islamophobia and systemic Islamophobia.
Pandemic restrictions were eased Tuesday to allow mourners to attend a vigil for a Muslim family cut down as they took their regular evening stroll in what many have characterized as an act of terrorism. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Ontario Premier Doug Ford were among dignitaries expected to join grief-stricken members of the community
As a third wave of COVID-19 sweeps the nation, Children First Canada and our Council of Champions are calling on the federal government to make children a high priority in Canada’s COVID-19 response and economic recovery plans in Budget 2021. Canada currently ranks 30th out of 38 OECD nations for protecting the well-being of children.
The Canadian government says mounting evidence points to state-led abuses by Chinese authorities against more than one million Uyghurs OTTAWA — Canada is levelling sanctions against Chinese officials over human-rights violations against minority Muslims in that country. Foreign Affairs Minister Marc Garneau says in taking the dramatic step, Canada is joining its partners in calling
Time to finally deal with racism and discrimination in Canadian charities – Shanaaz Gokool, Contributor to the Toronto Star
Not-for-profits and registered charities, a multi-billion-dollar sector employing two million Canadians, are a vital part of the Canadian economy. They reach into virtually every aspect of Canadian life. They will be called upon, and will play an important role in helping us through this challenging period of recovery and transformation. Indeed, the unfolding story that