UPDATED: Toronto Star Downplays Imam's Anti-Semitic Comments

UPDATE #1: October 30, 2017 Today, the Toronto Star doubled-down in its attempt to downplay, to tacitly deny, and whitewash the allegedly incendiary anti-Semitic remarks made by Toronto Imam Ayman Elkasrawy. The Star gave Elkasrawy space and a platform on its newspaper commentary pages and its website to claim that “I never prayed for the […]

Accept Holocaust as Truth? No Thanks! Says Editor of Toronto Arab Paper

While criticizing Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas for a perceived softening of his stance, board member of Palestine House and editor of the Canadian Arab newspaper Meshwar, Nazih Khatatba outrageously asked why we should accept the Holocaust as “truth”. According to a blog post and translation by Jonathan D. Halevi, the Meshwar editor stated the following in an editorial published on February […]