Davide Mastracci

Davide Mastracci is an associate editor and investigative reporter at The Islamic Monthly. Davide has previously worked at VICE News and the National Post. Davide has a masters degree in journalism from Ryerson University, and a Joint Honours degree in Political Science & History, and a minor in Philosophy, from McGill University. Davide has written for numerous publications including Al Jazeera America, The Globe and Mail, VICE News, The Walrus, Maisonneuve, Canadaland, and AlterNet. Davide can be found on Twitter @DavideMastracci.


Davide Mastracci is an associate editor and investigative reporter at The Islamic Monthly. Davide has previously worked at VICE News and the National Post. Davide has a masters degree in journalism from Ryerson University, and a Joint Honours degree in Political Science & History, and a minor in Philosophy, from McGill University. Davide has written for numerous publications including Al Jazeera America, The Globe and Mail, VICE News, The Walrus, Maisonneuve, Canadaland, and AlterNet. Davide can be found on Twitter @DavideMastracci.



ARTICLES BY Davide Mastracci



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Don’t Throw Converts Under the Bus

One Imam’s idea of “vetting” people before they choose to convert to Islam. Two Canadian soldiers were


One Imam’s idea of “vetting” people before they choose to convert to Islam. Two Canadian soldiers were killed by Muslim converts last week. On Monday, Martin Rouleau rammed into a soldier with his car. On Wednesday, Michael Zehaf-Bibeau stormed the Canadian parliament building, killing one soldier and injuring others. The ongoing backlash against Muslims in […]

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No, Obama, I Won’t Condemn ISIL

On Sunday, Barack Obama announced that the U.S. had begun bombing Syria, the seventh Muslim majority state to be targete


On Sunday, Barack Obama announced that the U.S. had begun bombing Syria, the seventh Muslim majority state to be targeted in his six year term. Today, Obama gave a green light to Islamophobes all over the world with his UN speech. Mid-way through the speech Obama claimed “it is time for the world — especially […]

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Exterminate All Muslims!

Islamophobia Remains in Canada In March 2014, the Parti Québécois (PQ) minority government in Quebec called for an ele


Islamophobia Remains in Canada In March 2014, the Parti Québécois (PQ) minority government in Quebec called for an election to be held on April 7, two years earlier than needed, in hope of securing a majority government. The PQ promised to pass Bill 60 — otherwise known as the Quebec Charter of Values — if […]

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Rethinking that “explosion” of atheism in Saudi Arabia

“In the cradle of Islam, a growing number of people are quietly declaring themselves nonbelievers.” What sounds like


“In the cradle of Islam, a growing number of people are quietly declaring themselves nonbelievers.” What sounds like the beginning of an early 20th century Orientalist documentary is actually the kicker of a recently published controversial Salon article. The article, claiming that atheists are popping up all over Saudi Arabia, explores an interesting trend in […]