The recent report titled The Muslim Brotherhood in North America began as an examination of extremist views spreading in Canada. The Muslim Brotherhood is perhaps the most effective of such organizations in Canada.

We require a national level, intelligent discussion in Canada on the role of the Muslim Brotherhood and similar extremist groups. The federal government bears this responsibility. The United Kingdom is currently having a similar inquiry.

Should this group be allowed government accreditation? Should it get public grant money? Can it lobby the government or should it be allowed to have charity status for its multiple organizations? Once one charity has lost its charitable status for funding terrorism, should those charities having common board members be delisted as charities? Should the Muslim Brotherhood be allowed to run schools?

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