When the facts on C-51 are against you, insult the witnesses

Tonight’s hearing into Bill C-51, omnibus anti-terrorism legislation, began as this morning’s, with?witnesses expressing their opposition to all or parts of it. It ended with Conservative MP Diane Ablonczy accusing one presenter–yes, the group representing Muslims–of supporting terrorism. But hey, where logic fails, try deflection.?The news tomorrow (or today, depending…
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Civil liberties, First Nation rights compromised by C-51, committee hears

Part one of today’s two-part committee hearing into the Anti-Terrorism Act 2015 (C-51) has just wrapped up, with five of six?witnesses opposing many?aspects of the legislation for their potential impacts on civil liberties, the right to protest (without fear of surveillance, or being labelled a terrorist), and possible legal violations…
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