Zero Tolerance for Barbaric Cultural Practices Act

Tories Pledge Tip Line For 'Barbaric Cultural Practices'

The Huffington Post Canada | Ryan Maloney | Posted 10.02.2015 | Canada Politics

The move comes amid intense debate about the niqab and the federal government's right to strip convicted terrorists of their citizenship.

How Harper Sows Fear of Muslims in Pursuit of Votes

Faisal Kutty | Posted 09.09.2016 | Canada Politics
Faisal Kutty

The past year has been a very active one for the anti-Islam industry in Canada. Leading the charge is none other than Prime Minister Stephen Harper who -- in gearing up to the elections in October 2015 -- has been stoking Islamophobia by pandering to public unease about Muslims.

Senators Challenge Name, Need For Tories' 'Barbaric' Practices Bill

CP | Stephanie Levitz, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.03.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The need for — and even the name of — a new Conservative bill aimed at barring polygamous and forced marriages came under fire Thursday i...

Canada Needs Zero Tolerance For Its Own 'Barbaric Cultural Practices'

Toula Drimonis | Posted 01.06.2015 | Canada Politics
Toula Drimonis

Forced marriages? Women forced to give birth in private and give away their children? Women trying to end an unwanted pregnancy with a coat hanger and the help of some back-alley doctor? All barbaric acts condoned, perpetuated, or conveniently ignored by the Catholic Church right here in Canada only a few decades ago. How soon we forget and pretend we're the evolved ones now...

Tory Minister Slammed For 'Unacceptable' Remarks

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.06.2015 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Criminal defence lawyers are dismayed that Immigration Minister Chris Alexander publicly branded a man charged with killing his wife a murde...

Tories Crack Down On 'Barbaric' Cultural Practices

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.05.2015 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Legislation aimed at curbing "barbaric" cultural practices from occurring in Canada would be introduced on Wednesday, Citizenship Minister C...