Michael Coren, Toronto author, print and broadcast journalist who left the Catholic Church for Anglicanism, argues that throughout history Islam tolerated Christians, and even saved them from extinction. According to Coren, the US war in Iraq led by a Christian President and supported by Christian groups is the cause for the mass exodus of Christians from Iraq and Syria.
Based in Ottawa, SesameSoft is an Islamic software company that spreads the teachings of Islam within the Muslim community and encourages the learning of the Quran and the Arabic language. SesameSoft also provides daily hadiths, narrations describing the words, actions, or habits of the Islamic prophet Muhammad.
On April 11, 2017, the Canadian Council of Imams (CCI), the supreme religious authority for Sunni Muslims in Canada, issued a statement entitled “Messages in Sermons, Supplications and Service, A Reminder.”
Imam Syed Soharwardy of Calgary, the head of the Calgary-based Islamic Supreme Council of Canada and the founder of Muslims Against Terrorism, is often invited by CBC as a guest expert to discuss issues related to terrorism and radicalization. He is introduced as a moderate voice in the Muslim community who “has worked to prevent the radicalization of youth in ...
The Canadian government has passed Motion 103, the same day as an Angus Reid Institute survey was published asking Canadians how they’d vote if they were MPs. A plurality of 42% said they’d vote against it. While only 29% would give it the go ahead.
The Canadian Parliament passed (March 23, 2017) Motion 103 “Systemic racism and religious discrimination” also known as the anti-Islamophobia motion, that among other things states that “the government should… take note of House of Commons’ petition e-411 and the issues raised by it.”