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Samer Majzoub

Recipient of Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal ; President of Human right's advocacy group ; Recipient of many recognition awards ; Recipient of Canada 150 Community Service Award for standing up against discrimination

• Recipient of Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal for two-decades of public service in Canada.

•Recipient of Canada 150 Community Service Award for standing up against discrimination.

• Serving as president and as long standing board member of Montreal based community non- profit association.
• Advocate of positive integration in the society, human rights, equality and fairness amongst all citizens.
• Recipient of Héma-Québec award for volunteer work as organizer of blood drive campaigns in greater Montreal. The only member of a cultural community to be recognized at the time.
• Recipient of recognition awards for social implication.
• More than 20 years in the education field. Co-founder of primary and secondary community schools.
• Principal of secondary school for five years.
• Establishing soccer team for the West Island youth.
• Establishing theater for the youth in Montreal area.
• Marine Scout leader for 10 years.
• Founder and director of business directory.
• University graduate.
• Business and financial advisor.
• Project management.

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Islamophobia Is Now A Canadian Concern

As the years have passed, the Canadian Muslim Forum (FMC-CMF), community organizations, activists, human rights groups, some public figures, intellectuals, elected officials and others have kept their worries very well exposed over the intensification of Islamophobia in the country.
10/18/2016 10:22 EDT
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Condemning Islamophobia Promotes Human Values

All human beings deserve to live in peace and safety. Attacking women because of their visible faith as they stroll around a shopping mall or take the metro to school or work, denying jobs because of a candidate's name and background, and vandalizing community and religious properties should stop once and for all.
07/25/2016 11:03 EDT

The Rise And Fall Of The Megastore

In cases where big chain stores decide to move to a new market, one might think that the CEO would never sign off on the idea unless thorough "homework" has been done. However, this is not always the case. Some of the big names in the market may have their big move without proper groundwork and a detailed plan to address the requirements of the new venture.
05/09/2016 04:47 EDT
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Multiculturalism Is A Canadian Success Story

Multiculturalism, as a comprehensive communal doctrine, came to be the right answer for the nation of Canada to create its unique, coherent and inclusive society which guarantees equality, freedom, fairness and reverence to all its citizens. The various cultures, religious doctrines, social values and ethnicities merit equal respect.
03/07/2016 10:39 EST

These two Quebec Bills Are Apparently Targeting Muslims

The Liberal provincial government has aimed to address very controversial subjects that have been dominating Quebec politics for some time, including reasonable accommodation, youth "radicalization," and increasing incidents of hate speech.
06/23/2015 07:52 EDT
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Quebec Must Address its Growing Climate of Islamophobia

Recently, Quebec has witnessed very alarming anti-Muslim and anti-Islam rhetoric that has led to moral onslaught against citizens of Muslim faith. The discriminatory campaigns against any group of citizens due to their religious or ethnic background will lead to unhealthy social harmony within any society.
04/17/2015 06:00 EDT