(February 26, 2015) – “In my opinion, you are not suitably dressed,” Judge Eliana Marengo told hijab wearing Rania El-Alloul Tuesday, according to a courtroom recording obtained by the Canadian Broadcasting Corp. “Decorum is important. Hats and sunglasses, for example, are not allowed, and I...

Vice-president of the Canadian Muslim Forum, Kathy Malas, with Sameer Zuberi, Samer Majzoub, and Samah Jabbar at a news conference in Montreal on Friday, February 20, 2015 (February 23,...

(February 19, 2015) – Today, four former prime ministers published a statement in The Globe and Mail and La Presse calling urgently for an enhanced approach to national security review...

(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 of the Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation and Etobicoke General Hospital. Despite the cold, wintery night and treacherous...

(February 24, 2015) – The Peel Art & Essay Awards for high school students were presented to the winners at a gala dinner on February 18 at the Mississauga Convention Centre. The...

Brad Duguid, Ontario’s Minister of Economic Development, Employment and Infrastructure (February 17, 2015) – Scarborough Muslims celebrated Family Day on Monday by raising funds...

By Jeewan Chanicka (February 27, 2015) – Recently, there has been a lot of concern brewing about Ontario’s new Health and Physical Education curriculum, especially as it pertains to sex education. Reactions have been strong with some advocates seeing it as “essential” to the times we live in...

(February 25, 2015) – An ill-formed electorate may not be good for democracy but it often works for politicians. Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper could not have wished for a...

By Hind Al-Abadleh (February 20, 2015) – Like everyone else, I was shocked to the core when I learned of the shooting in Chapel Hill last week that led to the heinous murder of three...

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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