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Jillian Kestler-D'Amours

Jillian Kestler-D'Amours

Jillian Kestler D'Amours is a journalist based in Canada.

Society: Canada's latest arrivals are being welcomed into the country, but those Syrians who entered under the previous administration are caught in a bureaucratic nightmare, reports Jillian Kestler D'Amours.

14 April, 2017

The US plans to lift human rights conditions previously imposed on a billion-dollar arms sale to Bahrain under the Barack Obama administration, US media reported on Thursday.

30 March, 2017

While hate crimes in Canada overall have decreased, hate crimes against Muslim-Canadians have doubled, prompting parliament to pass an anti-Islamophobia motion.

24 March, 2017

A new public opinion poll has found that 78 percent of Canadians would agree with a boycott of Israel if the Israeli government continues to violate international law.

03 March, 2017

A Canadian university is rallying around the Muslim community after a far-right extremist group threatened to set off explosives at the school with the aim of harming Muslim students.

02 March, 2017

Hena Khan's new book, Amina's Voice, allows young Muslim readers to see themselves and their personal experiences reflected in literary characters, and shares those experiences with the world.

23 February, 2017

Canada is expected to settle a $100-million lawsuit launched by three Canadians who were tortured in Syria in the early 2000s.

18 February, 2017

Friedman, long-time supporter of Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank who has espoused extreme, right-wing positions in his writings, was questioned by members of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee.

16 February, 2017

Thousands of people attended a public funeral service in Quebec City on Friday for three of the victims who died in an attack on a mosque Sunday night.

04 February, 2017

Two people were killed on Wednesday during a house demolition in the village of Umm al-Hiran. But why is Israel demolishing Bedouin homes in the first place?

19 January, 2017