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Editorial

  • Alt text goes here When Muslims turned religion into science, the entire world benefited

    During the eighth century CE, some 1300 years ago, Muslims established the unprecedented concept of "religious sciences." It was the first time in history that religion was treated as a discipline of higher learning, allowing scholars to research and teach its implications for every other academic subject.

  • Alt text goes here A cataract operation prompted me to read about the marvel of vision

    A picture is worth far more than 1000 words - literally. Science tells us that the human brain devotes 27 per cent of its processing power to visual input, while auditory information takes up only 8 per cent.

  • Alt text goes here My daughter survived Hurricane Irma, but the Caribbean civilization has not been as fortunate

    "You cannot really conceive of how insulting it is to Native Americans to be told they were 'discovered'," said Prof. Ivan Van Sertima testifying on July 7, 1987 before a U.S. Congressional Committee in opposition to recognizing the 500th anniversary of Columbus's "discovery" of the Americas.

  • Alt text goes here Media Release - Canadian Muslim’s Manchester and London Solidarity Messages Ignored by UK High Commission

    (Waterloo, ON, Canada) - Dr. Mohamed Elmasry, a prominent author, scholar and leader in Canada's Muslim community, sent a letter of condolence and anti-terrorism recommendations to Britain's High Commissioner to Canada in Ottawa, following the Manchester concert attack on May 22 and again, following Saturday's multiple terror attacks in London.

  • Alt text goes here "The Occupation of the American Mind" by Zionists

    It is not just the West Bank and Gaza that are occupied by Israel. The occupation is felt as well in North America. That is the thesis of the documentary "The Occupation of the American Mind." After the film was shown at Ottawa's First Unitarian Congregation, Diana Ralph, a leading figure in Jewish Independent Voices, commented that the Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs plays a role in Canada similar to that of AIPAC in the United States.