The first thing to note is that Canada admits many immigrants from the “shithole” countries.View More Data on Canadian Immigrants from ‘Shithole’ Countries Might Surprise Trump
What can I say: I called it. It may have been my lifetime exposure to dictatorships. It may be my gradual and irreversible loss of faith in humanity that has made me become so jaded.…View More Canada not Immune to Trumpism
The University of Toronto’s International Human Rights Program is suggesting that Mexico be removed from Canada’s “safe country” list, making it easier for sexual minorities and those living with HIV to seek asylum here. The…View More “Safe Country” Should Not Apply to Mexico, says UofT Study
In this week’s round-up of what’s been making headlines in Canada’s ethnic media: India’s Republic Day was not a celebration for everyone, Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne’s visit to a Sikh shrine was less controversial than…View More Canada Defends Fast-Track Refugee Plan to U.S.
I asked Anton Leo, the head of comedy for CBC Television, why he had decided to green-light “Little Mosque on the Prairie” all those years ago. He said he was the son of Italian immigrants…View More Growing up Muslim: An Individual Story, a Universal Tale
Hamid Karzai arrived in Kandahar 13 years ago, as a relatively unknown man ready to topple the Taliban’s stronghold and lead the country towards peace and democracy. As he steps down from his presidency and…View More On Balance, Karzai Rescued Afghanistan
I became a Canadian citizen in November last year. Like most immigrants to Canada, I am proud and grateful to join my fellow Canadians in building this extraordinary nation. That didn’t stop me, however, from…View More Consumers More Borderless Than Multinationals