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January 2012

Shafia trial: Six perspectives on ‘honour’ killings in Canada

DATE : January 30, 2012 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

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WHAT I DID IN 2011 ROUNDUP – YEAR AT A GLANCE

DATE : January 8, 2012 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

January Hamilton, ON. Organized annual peace prayer with Quest Centre for Learning February United Kingdom speaking tour addressing radicalization of youth and rise of hate speech on campus • Cambridge Union • House of Commons • Southampton University • Freedom in the City • London School of Economics • University of York • University of […]

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LIFTING THE VEIL OFF THE NIQAB DEBATE – a candid report and some feedback on a niqab panel held in Toronto.

DATE : January 2, 2012 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : 2 Comments

Two weeks ago, a Muslim community Centre organized a panel discussion about the niqab. This is how it was advertised “In the wake of last year’s Bill C-94 in Quebec (which would have withheld certain public services from women wearing the niqab) and this month’s announcement banning the niqab during Canadian citizenship oath-taking by the […]

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