M-87 and the Demise of Free Speech

Posted February 25, 2017 6:04 pm by admin

Not one MPP, yes, nary a one of our elected representatives in provincial parliament, not on Conservative, not even the much-vaunted Sam Oosterhoof, raised a voice of protest, even a token one, against the recent provincial motion M-37 condemning, you guessed it, Islamophobia.  Emotionally-driven legislating is never good at the best of times, and this is not the best of times.  Newly minted representative Nathalie Des Rosiers put forward the motion, which passed with flying colours this week, as mentioned, unanimously.  Here is the motivation for the motion in neophyte Des Rosiers’s own words:
I decided to table this motion as

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