About Abdul-Rehman Malik
Abdul-Rehman Malik is a contributing editor of Q-News .
Articles by Abdul-Rehman Malik
When I grew up in Canada, multiculturalism wasn't an ad-hoc policy of mismatched initiatives - it was a national religion. The inculcation was both positive (lessons in kindergarten that taught "Canada is like a tossed salad - lots of colours, languages and foods make us really tasty") and negative (warnings about the American "melting-pot" - where cultural identity disappeared in a stew of flag-waving patriotism).