Monthly Archives: October 2014

MOHARRAM – The Islamic New Year and what it should mean for Muslims.

“My faith is that the progress of Islam does not depend on the use of sword by its believers, but the result of the supreme sacrifice of Hussain (A.S.), the great saint.” Mahatma Gandhi Tonight starts the advent of the … Continue reading

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CLEAR AND PRESENT DANGER

Copied below (in their entirety) are two articles published after the Ottawa tragedy which give us very clear insight into the mindset of two leaders of local Islamic Organizations who also preach from the pulpit to large congregations. The first … Continue reading

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AN OPEN LETTER TO ALL CANADIANS – Canada is under attack!

AN OPEN LETTER TO ALL CANADIANS – Please forward this to CSIS, RCMP, your elected representatives and officials. From Raheel Raza Canada is under attack. Since 9/11 and perhaps even before that, some of us Muslims have been insisting that … Continue reading

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FROM DARKNESS TO LIGHT – A visit to The Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR).

This past weekend I was in Winnipeg for a conference hosted by Canadian Women for Women in Afghanistan (CW4WomeninAfghanistan) and on Sunday they had arranged for a visit to The Canadian Museum For Human Rights. I had read about the … Continue reading

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“THE PRICE OF HONOR” A FILM BY NEENA NEJAD AND XOEL PAMOS

Being an activist for Women’s Rights and a recent participant in the award-winning documentary Honor Diaries, anything related to the issue of honor based violence is compelling. So when I heard about the film The Price of Honor, I was … Continue reading

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