The Canadian Press

2015-08-29 | FedElxn Trudeau

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Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau used a speech to an Islamic convention to criticize the Conservative approach to immigration. Trudeau addressed the annual gathering of Ahmadiyya (ah-mah-DEE'-yah) Muslims in Mississauga, Ontario, this afternoon. He criticized the Harper government's position that Muslim women should not be allowed to cover their faces while taking the Oath of Citizenship. (Trudeau also criticized the government for not doing more to help out Canadian journalist Mohammed Fahmy.)

Date: 2015-08-29
Placeline: MISSISSAUGA, Ontario.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 21 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << I'm proud that liberals were the first to stand up against the harmful suggestion that wearing a hijab is as it has been put not the way we do things here because as a matter of fact it is it is the way we do things here the Charter of Rights and Freedoms guarantees that >>