News Ticker >
[ February 21, 2019 ]

Democrat Party front runner Bernie Sanders says breadlines are “A GOOD THING” in resurfaced video

[ February 21, 2019 ]

Out magazine calls Trump’s effort to decriminalize homosexuality an ‘old racist tactic’

[ February 21, 2019 ]

German Police are searching 16 homes of “extremely” devout Muslims

[ February 21, 2019 ]

Anti-Zionism is antisemitism, warns French President Emmanuel Macron

[ February 21, 2019 ]

Trump Administration Developing Global Campaign to End Criminalization of Homosexuality, Enemedia Ignores It, Gays Denounce...

[ February 21, 2019 ]

Nazi Germany 2019

[ February 21, 2019 ]

University of North Carolina Hosts Talk by Jew-Hater Linda Sarsour, Ignoring Jewish Students’ Concerns

[ February 21, 2019 ]

WATCH: ‘Islam Forbids Alliances with Jews and Christians,’ Claims New York Imam

[ February 21, 2019 ]

Washington Post Provides Platform For More of Jew-Hater Linda Sarsour’s Lies and Claims of Victimhood

[ February 20, 2019 ]

Jussie Smollett Named a Suspect by Chicago Police

Canada: Trudeau Liberals Remove Condemnation of ‘Barbaric Cultural Practices’ From Citizenship Test

26

Those “barbaric cultural practices” include Islamic honor killings and female genital mutilation. Apparently now, under Justin Trudeau, these are acceptable in Canada. The Harper government put this condemnation of “barbaric cultural practices” into the citizenship test, trying to preserve Canada’s cultural character and protect women. But now that is islamofauxbic.

“Trudeau Liberals Remove ‘Barbaric Cultural Practices’ From Citizenship Test”, by David Krayden, The Daily Caller, July 23, 2017:

Canada’s Liberal government has removed condemnation of “barbaric cultural practices” like Muslim honor killings and female genital mutilation from the study guide used to complete the Canadian citizenship exam.

The Canadian Press has obtained a copy of the soon-to-be-released guide and noted extensive revisions.

There’s also a new chapter on the evolution of LGBTQ rights in Canada and a section on how the country has historically discriminated against everyone from Japanese-Canadians to disabled Canadians.

The reference to “getting a job” as an obligation of Canadian citizenship has also been excised. The previous Conservative government reworked the document in 2011 when Jason Kenney was immigration minister.

Kenney, who has since left the federal scene to lead the Alberta Conservative party, included large portions of Canadian military history that emphasized the country’s contributions to major wars and not just to peacekeeping — as Liberal governments have tended to focus on. The passage that reminded potential citizens that female mutilation and honor killings are a crime in Canada was criticized by some because they felt it was “anti-Muslim.”

The new Liberal citizenship guide offers a different set of expectations in tune with the party’s ideological positions: mandatory obligations for potential Canadian citizens now include respecting “Indigenous Peoples” and treaties negotiated with native bands, paying income tax and completing all of the questions asked on the federal census.

The section that describes how Canada embraces the rights of LGBTQ groups was first proposed by government bureaucrats in the previous Conservative government but Kenney specifically overruled them, opting instead for one reference to same-sex marriage being legal in Canada.

Former Liberal Immigration Minister John McCallum said redesigning the study guide was a top priority when he assumed the office in 2015. While redacting references to female genital mutilation, the War of 1812 and working for a living, the new document also divides a citizen’s responsibilities between voluntary and mandatory obligations.

Voting, speaking both official languages, and upholding the human rights of others are voluntary responsibilities; obedience to the law, jury duty, filing income taxes. and respecting Indigenous treaties are mandatory.

“Today, Canadians, for example, can own their own homes and buy land thanks to treaties that the government negotiated,” the draft document suggests. “Every Canadian has responsibilities under those treaties as well. They are agreements of honor.”…..

The Truth Must be Told

Your contribution supports independent journalism

Please take a moment to consider this. Now, more than ever, people are reading Geller Report for news they won't get anywhere else. But advertising revenues have all but disappeared. Google Adsense is the online advertising monopoly and they have banned us. Social media giants like Facebook and Twitter have blocked and shadow-banned our accounts. But we won't put up a paywall. Because never has the free world needed independent journalism more.

Everyone who reads our reporting knows the Geller Report covers the news the media won't. We cannot do our ground-breaking report without your support. We must continue to report on the global jihad and the left's war on freedom. Our readers’ contributions make that possible.

Geller Report's independent, investigative journalism takes a lot of time, money and hard work to produce. But we do it because we believe our work is critical in the fight for freedom and because it is your fight, too.

Please contribute to our ground-breaking work here.


Make a monthly commitment to support The Geller Report – choose the option that suits you best.

Contribute Monthly - Choose One

Have a tip we should know? Your anonymity is NEVER compromised. Email tips@thegellerreport.com

Pin It on Pinterest