Author: Amira Elghawaby


How can we encourage more Canadians to vote?

A few years ago, while visiting a mosque in a European capital, I came across a small circle of young women in a heated discussion about democracy. At first, I thought, ‘how refreshing to find young women speaking about such critical issues in a mosque!’ However,...

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Canadian Muslims: Are we ready for the challenges ahead?

The opinions expressed in this article are the author’s own and do not necessarily reflect the view of The Link Canada publication. Some time ago, a distraught acquaintance phoned me up and asked me if I would be heading to Parliament Hill that day for a...