StandWithUs Canada, an organization “dedicated to educating people of all ages about Israel and to combating the extremism and anti-Semitism”, issued on February 13th, 2017, a statement condemning the Student Society at McGill University (SSMU) for voting against the removal of Arts Undergraduate Society (AUS) Representative Igor Sadikov.
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.
Canada’s Prime Minister Office and the White House published on February 13, 2017 a joint statement following the meeting in Washington between President Donald J. Trump and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.
Since 2015 Sheharyar Shaikh serves as the Imam of the Islamic Society of Kingston, Ontario and he also served as the President of North American Muslim Foundation and the Imam of Masjid Qurtabah in Scarborough, Ont. In recent years, he also took part in Dawah (introducing Islam to disbelievers) with activists affiliated with the Islamic booth at Toronto’s Dundas Square.
A new group called “Anti-Racism Mobilization” is planning a protest against The Rebel’s indoor rally in support of free speech and against sharia law that will take place in Toronto on Wednesday, February 15, 2017.
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.
Black Lives Matter – Toronto, the self proclaimed “coalition of Black Torontonians resisting anti-Black racism, state-sponsored violence, police brutality,” issued on February 9, 2017 a statement defending the use of the term “white supremacy” in connection to the policies of the current federal governments in Canada and the US.