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World Parliament of Religions-Pathways to Peace

DATE : September 15, 2020 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

The 2004 Parliament of World Religions was organized in partnership with the Universal Forum of Cultures – Barcelona 2004 (which runs from May to September) and in association with the UNESCO Centre of Catalonia.

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Their Jihad is not my Jihad

DATE : September 15, 2020 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

Since September 11 last year, I’ve been invited to many churches, schools and community centres, to speak about Islam to non-Muslims.

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THREE WEDDINGS AND A FUNERAL

DATE : September 15, 2020 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

At a Muslim wedding in Markham last week, about 350 guests faced an embarrassing situation.

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The Rise Of Islamic Extremism In Canada

DATE : August 24, 2020 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

My family and I came to Canada more than 30 years ago from Pakistan because we saw the rise of Islamist fundamentalism in the land of our birth.

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Meeting George Bush for Lunch

DATE : October 24, 2017 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

Islamic history is something we do not debate or discuss. We accept it as handed down to us. So we have villains who have been made into heroes and heroes who remain unidentified.

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Silence Me? Stand at the End of the Queue!

DATE : October 12, 2017 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

Certain quarters on the Left, probably under a lot of $$$$ influence, are suggesting that I’m anti-Muslim.

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Why Is Raheel Raza Screaming?

DATE : October 1, 2017 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

Having recently addressed the U.S. Congress, Clarion spokeswoman and board member Raheel Raza this week took on Canada’s parliament. Speaking to the Standing Committee on Canadian Heritage, she urged an end to hate and the promotion of Muslim reformers.

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Free Raif Badawi: Plea at UN Human Rights Council

DATE : September 24, 2017 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

President Donald Trump in his address to the UN General assembly in New York last week critiqued some of those countries holding positions in the human rights council that offer no human rights for their own citizens.

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What Real Islamic Reform Would Look Like

DATE : August 13, 2017 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

We know that the Christian Reform movement is celebrating 500 years going back to 1517 when Martin Luther published a protest against the church as it then existed. Reform Hinduism is a movement also known as revivalism. There is reform in Judaism.

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Raheel Raza: Let’s Defeat the Ideology

DATE : August 3, 2017 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

I testified before Congress Thursday on the subject of radical Islam, “Homegrown Terrorism” and “Countering Violent Extremism.”

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