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Muslim groups denounce Quebec Premier Legault's statements on Islamophobia

Muslim groups denounce Quebec Premier Legault’s statements on Islamophobia

MONTREAL — Premier Francois Legault’s statement that Islamophobia does not exist in Quebec was denounced by Muslim groups as “offensive and inexcusable,” prompting Legault...
Trudeau decries Islamaphobia a year after Quebec mosque attack

Trudeau decries Islamaphobia a year after Quebec mosque attack

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau called Monday for Canadians to stand up against Islamophobia and discrimination as he paid tribute tribute to six Muslims killed...
'We need to run': Survivor recalls Quebec mosque attack

‘We need to run’: Survivor recalls Quebec mosque attack

Ahmed Ech-Chahedy first thought he was hearing fireworks. The father of six had just finished evening prayers at the Islamic Cultural Centre in Quebec,...
A national day of remembrance: Lessons from the Québec massacre

A national day of remembrance: Lessons from the Québec massacre

By Jasmin Zine, Professor of Sociology, Wilfrid Laurier University. People attend a vigil for victims of the mosque shooting in Quebec City Jan. 30,...
A year later: The mosque massacre & rising Islamophobia

A year later: The mosque massacre & rising Islamophobia

By Tarek Younis, Newton International Postdoctoral Fellow, UCL Division of Psychiatry, UCL. Political dignitaries attend the funeral for three of the six victims of...
Quebec court suspends part of contentious face veil ban

Quebec court suspends part of contentious face veil ban

A Canadian court has suspended part of a controversial law that bans face coverings in the province of Quebec. The Superior Court of Quebec...
Groups launch legal challenge of Quebec's face veil ban

Groups launch legal challenge of Quebec’s face veil ban

Canadian human rights and civil liberty groups have launched a constitutional challenge of a recent law that bans face coverings in the province of...
Anti-Muslim group confronted by protesters in Quebec

Anti-Muslim group confronted by protesters in Quebec

Anti-immigration and anti-Muslim groups clashed with counter-protesters in Ottawa, Saturday, along the Quebec border where thousands of asylum seekers have crossed into the country...
Quebec Uniting to fulfill mosque attack victim's dream

Quebec: Uniting to fulfill mosque attack victim’s dream

Mamadou Tanou Barry once dreamt of bringing a permanent supply of fresh water to his native town in Guinea. But his dream was brutally...
Refugees are freezing to flee the US for Canada

Refugees are freezing to flee the US for Canada

Winters in Canada get cold. Really, really cold. So people would have to be pretty desperate to walk across the wide expanses of deep...

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