April 17, 2017 is the 35th anniversary of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms which protects a number of rights and freedoms, including freedom of expression and the right to equality and forms part of the Constitution.
On Saturday, April 1, 2017, Protesters affiliated with the Canadian Coalition of Concerned Citizens (CCCC) held at Toronto’s Nathan Philips Square a rally in support of free speech and against Motion 103, also known as the anti-Islamophobia motion.
On March 23d, the House of Commons passed a Liberal MP’s motion to condemn Islamophobia. The motion has sparked a firestorm of vitriolic debate and protest. Opponents fear it will curtail freedom of speech and even be a slippery slope to acceptance of Islamist ideology. The motion calls on the government to “condemn Islamophobia and all forms of systemic racism ...
The Canadian Coalition of Concerned Citizens (CCCC) held on Sunday, March 19, 2017 at Toronto’s Nathan Philips Square its second rally in support of free speech and against Motion 103, the anti Islamophobia motion.
Eric Brazeau continues his relentless fight for freedom of speech and against radical Islam in Canada. Equipped with signs featuring quotes from supplications recited at Masjid Toronto mosque, Brazau and fellow activists held a protest at CBC building and Dundas Square on Friday, March 17, 2017.
Freedom of speech activists plan to hold a protest against Motion – 103, also known as the anti-Islamophobia motion. The protest will take place at Nathan Philips Square on Sunday, March 19, 2017 at 12 pm .
Respect for Canadian Laws (RCL) is a group of Canadians – Jewish, Christian and Muslim – who have come together to oppose Member of Parliament Iqra Khalid’s Motion M-103, which calls on the government to “condemn Islamophobia and all forms of systemic racism and religious discrimination”.
The “March for Freedom” at Nathan Phillips Square on Saturday, March 4, 2017 has achieved one of its goals to allow free speech on matters related any religion, ideology or idea. CBC and CTV’s coverage of the protest included videos that for the first time displayed cartoons featuring Mohammad, the founder of Islam and the final prophet according to the ...