Vickery Bowles, City Librarian and Ayse Yegul, IDI Outreach Representative (April 26, 2015) – The changes in the public library system have been absolutely exponential, according to Toronto City Librarian Vickery Bowles. Vickery Bowles was speaking at the IDEALOGUE Luncheon Forum on April 23 in Toronto,...

(April 22, 2015) – Asmaa Bana, the 20-year-old Ontario College of Art and Design University student who had been missing since Monday has been found safe on Wednesday night, Toronto police...

(April 19, 2015) – Masjid Toronto welcomed its new Imam and resident scholar, Dr. Wael Shehab at a reception held on Saturday at the mosque in downtown Toronto. Dr. Wael Shehab holds...

(April 11, 2015) – Khadija Aziz is one of Toronto’s secret superheroes who will be recognized with a Volunteer Toronto Legacy Award. Volunteer Toronto’s Legacy Awards celebrates and recognizes 25 Torontonians for their outstanding volunteer contributions to the community. “I’m really excited...

(April 7, 2015) – Filmmaker Aman Ali shares word of Homegrown Homies, a wonderful new internet short film series with Google about the lives of Muslim Americans. The first episode is...

Boonaa Mohammed and Mohamed Zeyara in a scene of Tug of War (April 2, 2015) – A crowdfunding campaign has been launched to finance a new movie, Tug of War, a story of two Muslim youths...

By Ziyaad Mia “The day may come, when the rest of the animal creation may acquire those rights which never could have been withholden from them but by the hand of tyranny…The question is not, ‘Can they reason?’ nor, ‘Can they talk?’ but, ‘Can they suffer?'”...

By Naeem Siddiqi (March 20, 2015) – A few years ago I attended a khutbah on a Good Friday. Being a public holiday, the room was packed with kids of all ages. The khateeb spent the...

  Dear Senators: My name is Faisal Kutty. I am a lawyer, law professor, public speaker and writer. I write in response to testimony to your distinguished Committee on February 23,...

(April 22, 2015) – Want to get healthier, happier and smarter? Add a daily dose of nature to your routine. Each spring, the David Suzuki Foundation challenges Canadians and people around the world to join the 30×30 Challenge by spending 30 minutes a day in nature for 30 days. Nature is calling! Sign...

(April 14, 2015) – Marking the 45th anniversary of Earth Day (April 22), Muslims world-wide plan to mark the annual event by participating in the Green Khutbah Campaign on Friday,...

By Beatrice Ekwa Ekoko (February 10, 2015) – What do many faith communities have in common besides shared teachings and philosophies that speak of caring for the earth? Buildings...

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