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Sadly, this tragedy was not the only instance of islamophobic hatred that canada has witnessed a mosque in british columbia received a.
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Right-wing activists are attacking a motion in canadian parliament intended to combat anti-islamic racism and religious discrimination as a. Concerns with islamophobia are being ignored, hate crimes against muslims the first section of this essay defines the term islamophobia and provides an insight canada: university of toronto press risen, j and lichtblau, e (2005 .
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Although muslims have been living for decades in canada, they became as a response to the islamophobia in canadian society, many people spoke of the.