Refine by MP, party, committee, province, or result type.

Results 1-15 of 2418
Sorted by relevance | Sort by date: newest first / oldest first

Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee   workers. A few Christians have been imprisoned for long periods, while many others cycle in and out of prison, charged under the country's blasphemy laws. Take also Nigeria as an example. Boko Haram militants and Fulani Islamic militants have worked together to target Christian

June 18th, 2019Committee meeting

Floyd Brobbel

Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee   as a threat to a theocratic system that imposes a strict interpretation of Shia Islam. Christian converts from Islam often face charges of “action against national security”. A notable example is that of Pastor Youcef Nadarkhani and three of his fellow members of the Church of Iran, who

June 18th, 2019Committee meeting

Anna Lee Stangl

Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee  -sanctioned religions in China—Buddhism, Catholicism, Islam, Taoism and Protestantism, to which Early Rain belonged—are supposed to have these sinicization plans. We already know about the efforts to sinicize Islam, so I won't go into those, but one thing I was looking for when I

June 18th, 2019Committee meeting

Lily Kuo

Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee   of churches, forcible conversion to Islam in Muslim-majority areas, being jailed under blasphemy laws or through other legal or extra-legal means, and, in extreme cases, mass killings. Nearly half of the cases we support involve physical attacks, such as sexual violence, murder

June 18th, 2019Committee meeting

Mindy Michels

Public Safety  Mr. Speaker, Corporal Nathan Cirillo and Warrant Officer Patrice Vincent were killed in terrorist attacks inspired by radical Islamism here in Canada. Global News reported that the Liberals want to bring 30 ISIS terrorists to Canada and give them poetry and podcasts instead

June 19th, 2019House debate

Steven BlaneyConservative

Canada Summer Jobs Program  Mr. Speaker, clearly, the minister is scared to answer the actual question. The Liberals have given $26,000 in Canada summer jobs funding to a group linked to terrorism. The activities of that group, the Islamic Society of North America-Canada, are known to the government

June 18th, 2019House debate

Mark StrahlConservative

Canada Summer Jobs Program  Mr. Speaker, the Canada summer jobs program is supposed to get young people working, but we learned that the Liberals are using it to fund organizations that are linked with terrorist entities. The Islamic Society of North America, in the riding of Mississauga—Lakeshore, has

June 18th, 2019House debate

Steven BlaneyConservative

Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee   in properties abandoned by Kurds and Christians. Although Daesh, otherwise known as the Islamic State, has been defeated militarily, there are fears that violence inspired by Daesh ideology could still erupt and that minority religious communities could be vulnerable to such violence

June 13th, 2019Committee meeting

Miles Windsor

Public Safety committee  Thank you, Mr. Chair. Minister Goodale, we're talking about organizations that are the subject of complaints. There's currently a complaint regarding the funding provided by Canada Summer Jobs to the Islamic Society of North America. It has been acknowledged and documented

June 17th, 2019Committee meeting

Pierre Paul-HusConservative

Canada Summer Jobs Program  Mr. Speaker, can someone tell me why the Liberals are giving more than $25,000 to an organization the CRA banned because of its links to terrorist entities? The Islamic Society of North America is on the CRA's blacklist. An audit revealed that funds supposedly meant

June 17th, 2019House debate

Steven BlaneyConservative

Islamic Foundation of Toronto  Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to recognize the Islamic Foundation of Toronto as it celebrates its 50th anniversary this year. Established in 1969, IFT is one of the oldest mosques in Canada. Over the years, what began as a small neighbourhood mosque has become much more

June 10th, 2019House debate

Shaun ChenLiberal

Canada Summer Jobs Program  What outcome, Mr. Speaker? The CRA took away the Islamic Society of North America's charitable organization status over a year ago. We condemned the situation. They talk and talk but have not actually done anything. Meanwhile, the Liberals are giving $25,000 to an entity

June 14th, 2019House debate

Steven BlaneyConservative

Ramadan  , it is a time for celebration and to honour the values of Islam. I was proud to have the opportunity to host an iftar dinner in my community of Brampton West, at the Brampton Islamic Centre, and to connect with our Muslim brothers and sisters during the holy month. I would like to take

June 4th, 2019House debate

Kamal KheraLiberal

Foreign Affairs committee  , which is a radical but peaceful Islamic movement, or, increasingly, adherents of the Jehovah's Witnesses congregations. One of the latest political prisoners is actually a Danish citizen by the name of Mr. Christensen, who is one of the leaders of the Jehovah's Witness congregation

June 10th, 2019Committee meeting

Vladimir Kara-Murza

Justice committee  I want to begin by thanking you for inviting me to address the committee today. I'm sorry I can't be there in person, but I'm here virtually, in the capacity of director of the Institute of Islamic Studies at the University of Toronto where I am also professor of law and history

May 30th, 2019Committee meeting

Dr. Anver Emon