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.
The Jewish Telegraphic Agency (JTA) reports that the Metropolitan Police Department of the District of Columbia filed charges against two activists who allegedly assaulted Kamal Nayfeh, 55, an instructor at Central Piedmont Community College in Charlotte, North Carolina, during a melee outside AIPAC conference in Washington D.C. on March 26, 2017.
David Menzies, a journalist with The Rebel and Lauren Southern, an independent journalist, were assaulted on Sunday, March 19, 2017 while covering the protest in support of free speech at Toronto’s Nathan Philips Square.
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.
Maryam Monsef, Minister of Status of Women, along with Anita Vandenbeld, Member of Parliament for Ottawa West-Nepean announced on March 6, 2017 that Planned Parenthood Ottawa is receiving $285,000 for a three-year project to improve services for women in the Ottawa area who are “experiencing gender-based violence, in particular, violence related to sexual and reproductive coercion.”
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.
Saturday, left-wing protesters abruptly shut down a University of Toronto (UofT) lecture hosted by Generation Screwed and Students in Support of Free Speech. After screaming “No Trump, no KKK, no Fascist USA”, the liberal activists proceeded to pull the university fire alarm, forcing everyone out of the building.
A member of the Legislative Council and Board of Directors of the Students’ Society of McGill University is facing calls for his resignation after tweeting “punch a Zionist today” on February 6, 2017, reported B’nai Brith Canada’s League for Human Rights.