Action Alerts

Action Alert: Urge MPs to request open review & debate of proposed anti-terrorism bill

The National Council of Canadian Muslims (NCCM) is calling on all Canadians to urge their elected officials to fully review and debate proposed security laws under Bill C-51. Legal experts, civil liberties organizations, and several newspaper editorials have raised serious concerns and reservations about the proposed legislation. The International Civil Liberties Monitoring Group, of which the NCCM is a member, is urging the government “to allow for serious debate and thorough consideration of the bill and calls for extended and wide-ranging consultations in ...

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Action Alert: Urge Canadian government to ratify treaty to help prevent torture

Prime Minister Stephen Harper speaks at the United Nations on September 25, 2014. Photo by Jason Ransom. The National Council of Canadian Muslims (NCCM), a prominent non-partisan Muslim civil liberties & advocacy organization, is calling on supporters and fellow Canadians to urge their Members of Parliament and the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) to address the continuing crisis of torture around the world. What better time than now? This week we are marking International Human Rights Day, as well as the 30th anniversary of the adoption of the UN ...

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