Shahina Siddiqui

Winnipeg teachers prepare to deal with world news issues

As kids prepare to head back to school in Manitoba this week, two teachers say they’re preparing to wade into hard conversations about U.S. President Donald Trump, North Korea, the Charlottesville riots and the impact of hate in social media. To see more: CBC Report

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Humanitarian of the Year Award – Red Cross

Shahina Siddiqui named Humanitarian of the Year “Hello there, sister Shahina. Just a quick note to let you know how very proud I was to learn of your most recent award. It is really fitting that you should receive the Humanitarian of the Year Award for all your tireless impactful service. All of us, especially those in the immigrant community, …

Irene McConachy

Muslim community on edge

Non-Muslims in Winnipeg are speaking up and taking action in response to the Tory government’s perceived treatment of the mostly Muslim refugees from Syria and its opposition to the niqab.

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