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Toronto group hopes to screen anti-Islam film in name of tolerance

Lebanese Muslim protesters burn the American and Israeli flags during a protest about a film ridiculing Islam's Prophet Muhammad, in the southern port city of Sidon, Lebanon, Thursday, Sept. 13, 2012.

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A group in Toronto says it wants to screen a controversial film, that depicts the prophet Muhammad as a womanizer and a madman.

Canadian Hindu Advocacy spokesman Ron Banerjee says he doesn't yet have a location for a screening.

Excerpts from the movie enraged Islamic protesters in Egypt, Libya and Yemen over its portrayal of Muhammad.

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Banerjee says they'll also show snippets from other movies that are offensive to Christians and Hindus.

He calls it a way of fighting intolerance.

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