Max Khan with interfaith leaders at Oakville’s Shaarei-Beth El Congregation earlier this month (March 29, 2015) – Max Khan, an Oakville town councillor and the federal Liberal candidate for Oakville North-Burlington, died in hospital this weekend. He was 46. The news has left residents across Oakville,...

(March 26, 2015) – Canadians continue to have a negative image of the country’s Muslims, according to an Angus Reid Institute poll released today. When Canadians were asked how...

(March 24, 2015) – Imams and Muslim leaders from across Ontario came together in Toronto for a 2-day conference on March 21 – 22 to discuss ways of countering violent extremism. The...

The Canadian Council for Refugees is deeply concerned at the rise of intolerance towards Muslims in Canada and calls on political, community and faith leaders to take strong, positive action in response. Muslim refugees and immigrants arriving in Canada now face increased prejudice and hostility, which greatly...

(March 12, 2015) – The Muslim Inter-Scholastic Tournament (MIST) tournament is set to take place on March 14th and 15th at the University of Toronto St. George Campus. The Muslim...

(March 1, 2015) – Hundreds of Muslims turned out at a gala dinner on Saturday, February 21st at the Sayeda Khadija Centre (SKC) in Mississauga to launch a fundraising drive in support...

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 next 20 minutes going through all the signs of qiyamah. One by one. I’ve also attended similar Friday khutbahs during...

  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,...

By Rev. Damian MacPherson, SA (March 16, 2015) – Use of descriptive language attempting to describe the behavior of ISIS members has been all but exhausted. The occurring bloodcurdling...

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 of course, with rooftops-many of which are perfectly angled to receive the glorious light of the sun! In Ontario, there...

(October 29, 2014) – Canadian Muslims are eager to reconnect with nature and learn more about environmental issues, according to environmentalist, Muaz Nasir. “There is a real desire...

By Hind Al-Abadleh Reading the news headlines1 on September 10, 2014 about the start of recovery of the ozone layer over Antarctica cheered my heart as someone who teaches about the chemistry...

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