At the National Summit on Islamophobia, jeewan spoke on a panel the impact of Islamophobia across the country with a focus on K-12 education. He was a part of a panel with the Mayor of Calgary Naheed Nenshi, writer/speaker Marzia Hassan, Commissaire Bochra Manai and the panel was hosted by Carol Saab, CEO, Federation of Canadian Municipalities. For more information…
The United Way’s Peel chapter hosted a panel discussion in Brampton on Wednesday, Jan. 24 aimed at bridging hard-to-discuss, or “taboo” issues within the region’s South Asian community.
The Unity Rally was held after a Toronto Nationalist Rally was anticipated to be held at the University of Toronto in September.
Hundreds of people gathered at the Ontario legislature Sunday for a rally to protest racism. The demonstrators braved heavy rains to speak out against white supremacy and the far right. After hearing speeches the protesters held a march.
Youth Radicalization – New and Emerging Challenges 2nd Annual Conference Report by Midaynta
The Organizing Committee Against Islamophobia’s Sarah Ali addresses the gathered crowd at Nathan Phillips Square on Saturday, March 4 during a counter-demonstration mounted against a planned anti-Muslim event by the Canadian Coalition of Concerned Citizens. – Staff/Metroland
Muslims and LGBTQ people both know how it feels to be treated badly or even hated sometimes because of who they are.