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Islamist bigot Amira Elghawaby, her office will have a budget of $5,6000,000

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Submitted by Clara (United States), Feb 1, 2023 at 06:02

Lawfare Project Concerned That Former Leading National Council of Canadian Muslims Operative Amira Elghawaby Participated in Canadian International Council Event in Canada's Capital

Oct 26, 2017

Amira Elghawaby, longtime "human rights coordinator" and "communications director" of the National Council of American Muslims (NCCM), formerly the Canadian Council of American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-CAN), in an event organized by the Ottawa Chapter of the Canadian International Council.


Amira Elghawaby on panel with imam who is anti-LGBTQ-Jewish

17 December 2019, Eric Brazau.

Amira Elghawaby will be alongside an American imam known of his anti-LGBTQ -Jewish-Christian statements. As of December 17, 2019 the Canadian Anti-Hate Network declined to respond to the media inquiry...

Amira Elghawaby, a Board Member of the Canadian Anti-Hate Network, is about to participate in a panel with an American Imam and scholar, Ysair Qadhi, who appears to hold anti-Jewish, anti-Christian and anti-LGBTQ views. Imam Qadhi bases his views on authentic Islamic doctrine...

Ysair Qadhi implied that the J.. are "evil people despised by the creation," called Jews and Christians "filthy" and "impure"..


Her anti-Israel venemous piece in the Toronto Star, May 18, 2021.


Trudeau announced in Jan 2023 a new "special representative to combat 'Islamophobia,'" Amira Elghawaby. Her office will have a budget of $5,6000,000, according to spokesperson from the Minister of Housing and Diversity and Inclusion, Ahmed Hussen.

Pierre Poilievre @PierrePoilievre:
Jan 27, 2023

Trudeau again chooses to divide Canadians by appointing someone who has made anti-Quebec, anti-Jewish, and anti-police remarks. He must appoint someone who can unite all of us in the fight against racism and Islamophobia.


The NCCM is a an offshoot of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR). CAIR has established links to Hamas.


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