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Boko Haram does not represent Islam

The Boko Haram claims to be an Islamic group, but its very name is in contradiction to the essence of Islamic teachings. Prophet Muhammad states that it is incumbent on every Muslim man and woman to obtain education.

TORONTO—I was studying at York University recently, and I saw a fellow Muslim man eating a ham sandwich. Shocked to see this, I mentioned to him that this is against Islamic principle, while explaining its negative effects. Completely blown away by what I said, he threw the rest of the sandwich away.

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Boko Haram does not represent Islam

The Boko Haram claims to be an Islamic group, but its very name is in contradiction to the essence of Islamic teachings. Prophet Muhammad states that it is incumbent on every Muslim man and woman to obtain education.

TORONTO—I was studying at York University recently, and I saw a fellow Muslim man eating a ham sandwich. Shocked to see this, I mentioned to him that this is against Islamic principle, while explaining its negative effects. Completely blown away by what I said, he threw the rest of the sandwich away.

  
Parliamentary Calendar
Wednesday, December 31, 1969
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
World Press Photo 15 exhibit premiere at the Canadian War Museum, July 22 July 24, 2015

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A woman takes in the third prize for contemporary issues single photos by Italian photographer Fulvio Bugani. His series is called 'Waria: Being a Different Muslim.'
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Cees Cole, Netherlands ambassador to Canada.
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Mark O’Neill, president and CEO at the Canadian War and History museums.
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World Press Photo representative Noortje Gorter.
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Photographer Chris Roussakis, Hill Times reporter Rachel Aiello, photographer Cynthia Münster and Hill Times online editor Bea Vongdouangchanh.
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The music from these two string musicians flowed through the gallery all evening.
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Jeanine DeVos taking in the exhibit.
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Mark O’Neill, president and CEO at the Canadian War and History museums, with Silvie Morel.
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Cynthia and Yves Bled.

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