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.
On February 18, 2017 a small Toronto-based news site CIJnews exposed excerpts from Muslim prayers or supplications (originally in Arabic) recited by Aymen Elkasrawy and Shaykh Abdool Hamid at Masjid Toronto mosque in 2016:
Jennifer Yang, Identity and Inequality Reporter for the Toronto Star, posted on February 27, 2017 an article entitled “Why hate crimes are hard to prosecute.” Yang noted that incidents of anti-Semitism, Islamophobia draw attention to the difficulty of prosecuting hate crimes, but “the law is cautious not to infringe on free speech.” The article refers also to the supplications recited ...
The Center for Israel and Jewish Affairs (CIJA Quebec), the advocacy agent of the Jewish Federations of Canada-UIA, and the leadership of Federation CJA, have issued on Wednesday, March 1, 2017 a statement condemning a bomb threat targeting the Muslim students at Concordia University.
The National Council of Canadian Muslims (NCCM), a leading advocacy organization for the Canadian Muslim community issued on Monday, February 27, 2017, a statement entitled “NCCM stands with Jewish communities in denouncing anti-Semitism”. NCCM’s statement reads the following:
Sandra Solomon, an ex-Muslim who became a human right activist, arrived on Monday, February 27, 2017 at Mississauga City Hall to deliver a question to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau who held a working meeting with Mayor Bonnie Crombie.
On February 17, 2017 Mayor of Toronto, John Tory tweeted following the demonstration outside Masjid Toronto Mosque on Friday (February 17, 2017). Islamophobia has NO place in our city. I’ve visited Masjid Toronto many times & denounce all acts of hatred towards our Muslim citizens. Islamophobia has NO place in our city. I've visited Masjid Toronto many times & denounce ...
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.