Posts Tagged: Edmonton

The Al Rashid Mosque

Author: The Green Room and Richard Awid Source: Yeg Tales Soraya Hafez, ex-President of CCMW’s Edmonton Chapter and important figure in working tirelessly to preserve Canada’s first mosque, Al Rashid, was featured in an illustrated story on the mosque’s history. The stories and the people behind the establishment and historical development of Al Rashid are what… Read more »

Court rules Edmonton Transit justified in pulling anti-Muslim bus ads

Author: Bill Mah Source: Edmonton Journal When the City of Edmonton pulled bus ads criticized as being anti-Muslim three years ago, it was justified in curtailing the advertiser’s freedom of speech, a judge has ruled. The American Freedom Defense Initiative (AFDI) sponsored transit ads, which included the text, “Muslim Girls Honor Killed by Their Families”… Read more »