“Honour Killings” and “Canadian Values”

Three family members have recently been charged in the deaths of three teenage sisters and a female relative.  The three girls--Zainab, Sahar, and Geeti Shafia--and their father's first wife, Rona Mohammed, were found dead in a car that had been submerged in the Rideau Canal.  Innaa lillahi wa innaa ilayhi raaji`oun (to God we belong and to God we will return.)Because the three accused of the murder are the parents and older brother of the girls, and because the family, although currently l … [Read more...]