03 Nov 2011 Islamist Group Launch Campaign in Canada
A British-based group linked to Islamism has launched a campaign to establish a presence in Canada.
(www.BarnabasFund.org) The Islamic Education and Research Academy (iERA) was planning “Calling the World Back to Allah” conferences in Toronto and Montreal as part of its “Canada Launch Tour” between 16 to 23 October. However, following media reports revealing the backgrounds of some of the speakers, the Toronto hotel venue last week withdrew from hosting the event.
According to the iERA’s Facebook page, the organisation now plans to use the Canadian headquarters of the Islamic Society of North America in Mississauga for its Toronto conference. Operation Nehemiah can reveal that iERA is also holding smaller seminars at Canadian universities, including Concordia University in Montreal, McMaster University in Hamilton, York University and Ryerson University in Toronto and the University of Toronto Mississauga Campus. Keep reading
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