While many Canadians often associate the continuing rise in white supremacist hate in Canada to US President Donald Trump's divisive rhetoric, the right-wing extremist movement was already "alive and well" in Canada, "with more than 100 active groups and well over 100 reported incidents of right-wing extremist violence in the
Quebec’s niqab ban uses women’s bodies to bolster right-wing extremismQuebec’s niqab ban uses women’s bodies to bolster right-wing extremism
Quebec’s recent passage of Bill 62, which bans the wearing of the niqab in Quebec for people seeking access to public services, appeases the political demands of the ultra-right in the province, argues Yasmin Jiwani, a Professor of Communication Studies at Concordia University.
Quebec mosque attack forces Canada to confront some ugly problemsQuebec mosque attack forces Canada to confront some ugly problems
The recent Quebec City mosque shooting, labelled a "terrorist attack" by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, tarnishes Canada's powerful international reputation for racial and religious tolerance.