“Horwath says she also hopes it’s also a step toward eliminating Islamophobia, noting that in her city of Hamilton, a fire was set at a mosque recently.” In light of the many, many faked hate crimes that turn out to be perpetrated by Muslims themselves, is Horwath sure this was an act of “Islamophobia”?
And when is Jewish Heritage Month? Christian Heritage Month? Hindu Heritage Month? Buddhist Heritage Month? The group that causes the most trouble gets the most pandering in return. Does Horwath think this month will stop jihad terror? If so, she is in for a surprise.
“October is now Islamic Heritage Month in Ontario,” The Canadian Press, Oct. 6, 2016 (thanks to Mark):
October will now officially be recognized as Islamic Heritage Month in Ontario after the legislature unanimously passed an act Thursday.
It began as an NDP private members’ bill, and party leader Andrea Horwath says it’s an opportunity to celebrate and learn about the history of Islamic culture.
Horwath says she also hopes it’s also a step toward eliminating Islamophobia, noting that in her city of Hamilton, a fire was set at a mosque recently.
Canadian Islamic History Month has been officially recognized federally since 2007.
Fareen Khan, with the International Development and Relief Organization, joined Horwath at the legislature and says it’s important to profile and highlight the positive contributions of Muslims….