CHARITIES DIRECTORATE

This Conservative Attack Dog Should Not Bite Trudeau

The conservative attack dog, whose attacks on environmental charities precipitated "political activities" audits by Canada Revenue Agency (CRA), has now turned his attention to Muslim mosques and Justin Trudeau. My fear is that Ezra Levant is seeking to duplicate his political success against environmental charities by fomenting complaints against Muslim charities. His attacks on Justin Trudeau are being publicized by Veteran Affairs Minister Julian Fantino and given coverage by the CBC.

Harper Cuts Down Rights like They're Trees

On a day when many were celebrating the 30th anniversary of the signing of Canada's Charter of Rights and Freedoms, Stephen Harper's government announced legislation that will drastically reduce the number of regulatory agencies that exist to protect the environment in which individual Canadians enjoy their rights and freedoms.

We Don't Want No Foreign Funding

Finance Minister Jim Flaherty has told Canadians: "Free your pennies from their prisons at home and donate them to charity." However, he does not want you to liberate American pennies from the prisons in your home by donating them to charity.

New Counter-Terrorism Strategy Overlooks Most Obvious Breeding Ground

Public Safety Minister Vic Toews recently released counter-terrorism strategy fails to mention charities. Charities are such obvious settings for the dissemination of Islamist extremism, and it's reasonable to assume that most Sunni Islamist groups in Canada meet at mosques. The radical agenda is achieved by importing money from religious charities abroad and by indoctrinating individuals.