June 29, 2010 - San Francisco, CA - PipeLineNew.org - Dr. Zakir Naik, a Muslim imam based in Mumbai, India who was denied entry into Canada because of his [Qur'an based] justification of violence as well as a long history of hateful statements made against non-Muslims, will nonetheless still be participating as a speaker at the July 2-4, Journey of Faith 3rd annual Islamic conference - held in Toronto - via a remote hookup.
Naik - a hard core fundamentalist - has in his speaking engagements displayed particular enmity towards the Jews, whom he has declared control the world through its financial institutions.
Naik also has condoned the killing of Muslim apostates, calling their offense "treason."
The conference [event website located at http://journeyconference.com/] is billed as North America's largest Muslim gathering, with the website suggesting their might be as many as 10,000 in attendance.
Speakers will also include radical clerics Abdur Raheem Green, who regularly urges jihad and Sheikh Hussein Yee who is known for his anti-Semitism.
The conference chairman Imam Saed Rageach, runs a mosque in Toronto which was attended by youths who are believed to have joined a Somali jihadist group. [source,http://www.nationalpost.com/news/canada/Banned+televangelist+slated+host+Toronto+Islamic+conference/3212770/story.html].
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