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Following a firestorm of outrage and calls to resign for inciting violence after he urged his twitter followers to “punch a Zionist today”, Igor Sadikov, a student leader at McGill University finally handed in his resignation from the student board, citing pressure from the McGill administration which allegedly threatened to withhold student fees if the Student Society did not publicly ...
A Baghdad-born man who claims to have been a double agent working for Mukhabarat, the Iraqi secret police, as well as the Mossad, the Israeli spy agency, says that his life would be in danger if he was deported from Canada.
On Monday, an Islamic organization in the Indian city of Bareilly announced a bounty of 10,786 Indian Rupees (Cdn$212) on the head of Tarek Fatah, a Toronto-based Muslim Canadian writer, broadcaster, secularist and liberal activist, reported The Times of India.
Screenshots of messages by Ryerson Student Union (RSU) president Obaid Ullah prove that a motion to host Education Holocaust Week on campus was deliberately derailed by Obaid Ullah, reported Ryerson’s The Eyeopener.
Following the discovery of an anti-Semitic flyer which was circulated on campus at Western University in London, Ontario last week which attacked the Jewish community, the Student Council (SCWU) issued a letter condemning the flyer as “hate speech”.
Sandra Solomon, an ex-Muslim of Palestinian descent, harshly criticized Prime Minister Trudeau and Canadian Muslim leaders for not condemning a sermon by Quebec Imam Sayed AlGhitaw during which he prayed for the annihilation of Jews.
Following a firestorm of outrage and calls to resign from the student body for inciting violence after tweeting “PUNCH A ZIONIST TODAY”, a student leader at McGill offered an apology of sorts saying that that he is not an anti-Semite because he is of “Jewish heritage”.
A new 130 page report published by UN Watch titled “Poisoning Palestinian Children: A Report on UNRWA Teachers’ Incitement to Jihadist Terrorism and Anti-Semitism” reveals more than 40 Facebook pages operated by school teachers, principals and other employees of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA), which incite to terrorism and anti-Semitism. ...