Canadian Muslims have launched a new online hashtag to give thanks to the Vancouverite who came to the rescue of the young Muslim teen assaulted on a train last week.
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CivicMuslims celebrated their 5th anniversary at a luncheon in Toronto on Sunday, December 3, with a major announcement about the future of the non-profit organization.
Praised for his bravery, a young Canadian Muslim was fatally shot Sunday as he was leaving the mosque when he rushed to help a stranger in confrontation.
Canadian and Muslim civil rights groups welcomed on Saturday their first victory against Bill 62, known as burqa ban, after a judge suspended the bill measures, dealing the province’s controversial “religious neutrality” law its first legal setback.
Offering a much-needed help to women, a Muslim group in Windsor opened this week a shelter for women fleeing domestic violence or poverty regardless of their faith.
Supporting victims of Islamophobia attacks, a Canadian university has launched a new program to provide replacement hijab kits to Muslim women who had their hijab ripped off.
Ottawa federal government has allocated funding to increase security procedures in mosques, after the recent rise in anti-Muslim hate attacks.
Breaking taboos and misconceptions about their culture, the Muslim community in Calgary hosted a special gathering on Saturday to mark the international day of domestic violence against women.
A mosque and a church in downtown Toronto have formed a partnership to serve a free hot lunch to the city’s needy.
Hamilton police will hold a recruitment event next week at a local mosque amid efforts to engage the Muslim community and reflect the city’s diversity on the force.