Posts Tagged: Islamophobia

Muslim Peel students can write own sermons, but prayers will continue to be supervised

Author: Mike Smee Source: CBC The Peel District School Board is stepping back from a new policy that forced Muslim students to choose from a bank of stock sermons during Friday prayers, rather than writing their own. In a revised policy released Friday, board staff recommend that students be given a choice between delivering sermons… Read more »

New charter to help Muslim residents feel safer in Waterloo region

Author: Jackie Sharkie Source: CBC The Waterloo Region Crime Prevention Council hopes adopting a new Charter for Inclusive Communities will head off anti-Muslim sentiments that appear to have jumped north of the border after the U.S. election. “There’s a real, sort of, concern that rhetoric will spill over, and already we have seen a number… Read more »