Posts Tagged ‘raptors’

Nike and Toronto Raptors Are Now Selling Branded Hijabs

Nike and the Toronto Raptors have launched a new line of branded hijabs to be “more inclusive” of Muslims. The hijab is a headscarf worn by many Muslim women who feel it is part of their religion to cover their hair and parts of the head. Nike began selling its branded athletic hijabs in 2017, and updated the […]

Sports-washing and the Toronto Raptors

If you’re a basketball fan, and also a supporter of justice for Palestine, then you have probably heard about the controversy surrounding the offer of a proposed trip to Israel for the new NBA champs the Toronto Raptors, from one of their co-owners Larry Tanenbaum. News broke on multiple media sites, starting on June 12, […]

BREAKING: Shots Fired During Toronto Raptors Parade Causes Stampede (Video)

The Facts: Canada recently passed a bill that bans the capture and captivity of whales and dolphins. Marineland, a huge whale/dolphin entertainment park, has been exempted from the law that makes it illegal to do so. Reflect On: What gives human beings the right to hold such majestic, innocent, benevolent and intelligent animals captive? What […]

Raptors top Warriors for 1st NBA title

The Toronto Raptors have captured Canada’s 1st NBA championship after defeating the defending champions the Golden State Warriors 114 to 110 in Game Six. The visiting Raptors grabbed the opener with 33 to 32 at the Oracle Arena on Thursday night. They kept the momentum in the 2nd quarter and finished it with a […]

Birds called ‘firehawk raptors’ are intentionally spreading fires in Australia

When you think of causes of fire in Australia, you might think of lightning or arsonists – but you probably don’t think of birds. But at least three birds of prey species spread wildfires in Australia, according to a new paper incorporating indigenous knowledge. Penn State University geographer and lead author Mark Bonta told National Geographic, “We’re not discovering anything. Most of the […]

Syria accuses Turkey of shelling northern Latakia province

The source said that Monday’s shelling hit an area near Oteira Mountain and said that civilians were wounded. Syria demanded that the Turkish government stop violating its sovereignty and respect international laws, according to the agency. Turkish artillery shells Syrian territory – Russian military presents video proof SANA’s source said that Ankara’s actions are a flagrant […]

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