No Room For Hate

Posted on Tuesday, July 25 at 13:00 by drcaleb
“We are deeply offended by people who are coming to Canada, benefiting from all that they have here and that they have lost in their own country ... but are loyal to those who are against Canada and Canadian interests,” he said. “The Prophet Muhammad said love of your homeland is part of your faith. Loyalty does not mean you can’t disagree or have a different opinion,” said Mahdi. “But the Holy Koran never gives you the right to disrupt and kill people because you don’t like policy.” Canada is a country that is built on tolerance and harmony. It’s also a nation that offers virtually limitless opportunity and an unparalleled way of life. Our tolerance, however, ends at advocating for or taking part in violence. [Proofreader's note: this article was edited for spelling and typos on July 26, 2006]


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