Iqra Khalid

Islamophobia

Parliament’s anti-racism hearings kick off with witness warning of ‘Islamists in the corridors of power’

The committee has heard from the author of M-103, the RCMP, and a man who called Little Mosque on the Prairie a Muslim Brotherhood propaganda effort.
Tamara Khandaker
9.20.17
politics

Canada's Parliament votes to condemn Islamophobia

Motion 103, or M-103, elicited fervent opposition from the second-place Conservative Party, and a slew of protests from opponents.
Justin Ling
3.23.17
Islamophobia

Iqra Khalid, the politician in the centre of Canada’s fight over Islamophobia, speaks out

The Liberal MP introduced motion M-103 calling on the federal government to eliminate "Islamophobia and all forms of systemic racism and religious discrimination" in December. Since then, she's been the focus of a deluge of hatred and racism.
Victoria Ptashnick
3.6.17
politics

We Spoke With the MP Behind Motion M103 About Threats, Conspiracies, and Islamophobia

“It was just appalling, being called a draper head, being told that people are going to burn down mosques, people calling me a terrorist Muslim…”
Mack Lamoureux
2.17.17
M-103

These are the vile things people said to a Muslim politician who wants to condemn Islamophobia in Canada

Iqra Khalid says she has received 50,000 messages to her non-binding motion calling on the Parliament to officially condemn Islamophobia.
Chris Adams
2.17.17
politics

A Liberal Motion Is Not Going to Force a Sharia Blasphemy Law on Canada, Duh

Stop being so dumb, you dumb dummies.
Mack Lamoureux
2.9.17