Community Update

The Period Purse

You may or may not have heard the buzz about the Period Purse, but it is definitely one you want to consider getting involved in! There is a serious stigma surrounding, not only the word “period”, but the menstrual cycle through which females...

A Gift From Muslims

While you wouldn’t expect a Muslim to go anywhere near food and drinks during the month of Ramadan, this group of 42 volunteers had the opposite idea, thinking there was no better way to engage the month than in the presence of food. …Or...

Islamophobic and Right-Wing Populism

About 100 people gathered at Al Falah Islamic Centre on May 12th in Oakville for a panel conversation on the recent rise in anti-Muslim sentiment throughout Canadian politics. The discussion was hosted by the centre’s organizing committee and...

The Guiding Gems Play

On Thursday April 13, Olive Grove School put on their annual theatrical show in Milton and Mississauga called “The Guiding Gems: One Day, Two Teens, Modern Day Struggles.” I had the honour of attending their show in Mississauga at the Living...

Israeli Apartheid Week

Second only to Ramadan, Israeli Apartheid Week (IAW) is my favourite time of the year. I get to see people who grew up watching nothing but the news find out just how much there is to the colonization of Palestine – and a year later seeing them...

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