MAC in the News

MAC is home to opinion holders from various backgrounds and provides balanced and principled commentary on community matters. Below is the most recent coverage of MAC in the media.

Affordable Housing is More than just Brick and Mortar

A man sleeps on the sidewalk outside the Boyle Street Community Services building in downtown Edmonton on July 31, 2019. LARRY…

What Muslims expect from the Liberal government in 2020

By Sharaf Sharafeldin Contributor Thu., Jan. 2, 2020 timer3 min. read The Canadian Muslim community is an engaged member of the Canadian…

TORONTO MOSQUE HOSTS OPEN HOUSE TO CELEBRATE ISLAMIC HISTORY MONTH

Masjid Toronto held an open house on Saturday, October 26th to celebrate Islamic History Month. At the event, members of…

‘Get your voices heard’: Campaign seeks to drive Canadian Muslims to vote

Get Out The Vote initiative hopes to mobilize Muslim voters in Calgary to hit advance polls. Hannah Kost · CBC News · Posted: Oct…

Edmonton mosque joins over 100 across Canada for ‘Get Out the Vote’ campaign ANNA JUNKER Updated: October 12, 2019

ANNA JUNKER Updated: October 12, 2019 SHAREADJUSTCOMMENTPRINT An Edmonton mosque is among 100 across Canada that are launching a campaign to…

Bill 21 — new battles, old wars

Abdul NakuaOctober 10, 2019POLITICS IN CANADA Reflecting on the divisive debate in Quebec about religious symbols and the passing of Bill 21,…

Coming together in faith and prayer to tackle poverty

By Sharaf SharafeldinContributorDaniele ZanottiContributorTues., Oct. 8, 2019timer3 min. read We live in one of the greatest regions in the world, but poverty…

Kitchener Masjid serves as model for how Waterloo’s Islamic centre will support local communities

OPINION Sep 30, 2019 by Asif Manzoor Waterloo Region Record The local chapter of the Muslim Association of Canada has participated in the Food…

Daher: London Muslims’ Noor Gardens initiative aims to serve whole community

Muslims have long been a part of Canada’s social fabric and have helped build many of this country’s most vibrant…

Toronto Muslims Raise $100,000 for Anti-Poverty Initiatives

Toronto Muslims raised $100,000 for anti-poverty initiatives across the city at an open-air Friday prayer service held at Nathan Phillips…