Edmonton police Const. Nathan Downing faces allegations at an upcoming disciplinary hearing of repeatedly punching a handcuffed man in the face and shouting racial slurs at him. Source: Edmonton police […]
What was revealed last week about the motives of Alexandre Bissonette, the man who murdered six Muslim men in a place of worship, gives us all reason to examine anti-Muslim […]
Sandra Solomon, a prominent far-right personality, published a 10-minute video of the incident. Source: Anti-Islam Provocateur Who Ripped Up Quran at Mosque Investigated By Police
Promoting diversity in the workplace is key to breaking down racial bias, but Quebec’s minorities still face greater obstacles to getting a foot in the door. Source: ‘Had we known […]
Quebec’s top court has rejected a request by a Montreal judge to quash an investigation into her decision to remove a woman from her courtroom for wearing a hijab. Source: […]
The hate-mongers were a minority at the forum in the Beach, but they continued to shout, interrupt and disrupt, leaving people who come to these events to feel whole further […]
There are unsettling parallels between Quebec’s dehumanization of Muslims and the bigotry that formed in pre-war Canada. Source: Quebec’s Islamophobia has gone down an eerily familiar path (blog)
The Marvel Studios movie may inadvertently reinforce the negative portrayal of Muslims Source: Is Black Panther Islamophobic?
RCMP in Fort McMurray are investigating after derogatory graffiti was left on a sign outside an Islamic centre that’s still under construction. Source: Sign outside Fort McMurray Islamic centre defaced
Hamilton police looked into 136 hate and bias incidents last year, an increase of 18.3 per cent from the previous year. Source: Hamilton hate and bias incidents rose 18% in […]
We should understand as well as anybody the terrible effects that racial stereotypes, hate-based sentiments and societal exclusion have on minority groups. Source: The Chinese Canadian community can’t fight racism with […]
Fatmeh Kalouti says she felt the backlash last fall when a Somali refugee was charged after a man attacked an Edmonton police officer and ran down pedestrians on downtown sidewalks. […]
Once we start to open our eyes to how deeply racism and Islamophobia have been woven into our culture, we must then ask who we are as Canadians? Source: Islamophobia: […]
Often, when we talk about Islamophobia in Québec, we do so in terms of the rise of anti-Islam sentiments across the Western world following the events of Sept. 11, 2001, […]
Less than 24 hours after defending a report on a mosque banning women from a construction site, TVA news network has issued an apology. Source: TVA apologizes for mosque story, […]
Mark Phillips, great-grandson of Toronto Mayor Nathan Phillips, was caught on video screaming “ISIS” and “terrorists” in St. Thomas, Ontario. Source: Turns Out the Guy Charged in Racist Bat-Swinging Video […]
The American blogger, called “the world’s top Islamophobe,” abuses free speech but free speech is never absolute. Source: Opinion | Should Pamela Geller be allowed to speak in Toronto?
An investigation by Quebec’s construction board has confirmed that no Montreal mosque sought to exclude women from a nearby work site during Friday prayers. Source: No evidence any Montreal mosque […]
Police in Windsor is investigating after someone spray-painted several bus shelters and the Windsor Star building with anti-Islam messages.
The Quebec-based Groupe de recherche sur l’extrême droite et ses allié-e-s is calling on the federal government to deny Geller entry into Canada for December 18 speaking engagement Source: “World’s top […]
York Regional Police have released an image of a man who allegedly threatened a Muslim woman on a TTC bus in Vaughan. Source: Police release image of man after Muslim […]
A St. Thomas family was left shaken after a man allegedly confronted them with a bat screaming “Terrorists” and “ISIS.” Source: Video shows man with a bat screaming “terrorists” “ISIS” […]
Quebec’s next big battle over separatism will be the split between church and state Source: Ban the niqab, keep the cross?
Senior members of Andrew Scheer’s Leadership Team linked to anti-Muslim movements Source: Conservative party leadership advisor helped create anti-Islam organization
Transit police say they arrested a 46-year-old man in connection with an “alleged unprovoked hate-motivated attack on the Canada Line.” They said Pierre Belzan was arrested and charged with one […]