Muslim Archive

  • BY MATTHEW EVANGELISTA Last week our government passed a motion condemning systemic racism and religious discrimination against Muslims. The desired effect is to stop the small but growing, number of hate crimes in Canada toward the Islamic population. But not only is it going to make the situation worse because it is seen as favouritism, its purpose is flawed by design. The motion is unenforceable and more symbolic than anything else. Also, aren’t there more...

    Motion is flawed by design

    BY MATTHEW EVANGELISTA Last week our government passed a motion condemning systemic racism and religious discrimination against Muslims. The desired effect is to stop the small but growing, number of hate crimes in Canada toward the Islamic population. But not only is it going to make the situation worse because it is seen as favouritism, its purpose is flawed by design. The motion is unenforceable and more symbolic than anything else. Also, aren’t there more...

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  • In light of the attacks on Paris and Beirut, there has been a lot of talk about refugees, and people who are against allowing them to emigrate from the countries they’re living in. People have been fuming about refugees on social media, writing posts blaming them for the attacks and expressing the opinion that they don’t want to allow them into their countries. “… close borders, return so-called refugees. Process and return those allowed in...

    History must not repeat itself

    In light of the attacks on Paris and Beirut, there has been a lot of talk about refugees, and people who are against allowing them to emigrate from the countries they’re living in. People have been fuming about refugees on social media, writing posts blaming them for the attacks and expressing the opinion that they don’t want to allow them into their countries. “… close borders, return so-called refugees. Process and return those allowed in...

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