Muslim Association of Hamilton's reaction to attack in London, Verdict reached for two Hamilton paramedics & How far will politicians really go to fight Islamophobia?
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The severity of an attack like the one in London gets felt by many communities and just the same, those communities will come together to support one another. We speak with Javid Mirza, president of the Muslim Association of Hamilton, to hear about how his members are feeling and get his take on the attack.
Guest: Javid Mirza, President of the Muslim Association of Hamilton
A verdict has been reached in the court case of the two Hamilton paramedics charged in the death of Yosif Al-Hasnawi. The president of the union representing the paramedics joins us to talk about his outlook on the court's decision.
Guest: Mario Posteraro, President of OPSEU Local 256
Politicians love to talk but tend to drag their feet whenever it’s time do something about controversial issues. Quebec’s Bill 21 is a perfect example of this. If politicians want to fight Islamophobia, as they say they do so much, why don’t they start here?
Guest: Susan Delacourt, National Columnist with The Toronto Star
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