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The Senate national security and defence committee hears from witnesses last year. Conservative committee members recently "have been using their parliamentary platform to recycle the anti-Muslim rhetoric of extreme right-wingers in Europe and the United States," writes Haroon Siddiqui.
Bullies maintain that their victims are being overly sensitive—making too much fuss about nothing, really. Similarly, a Conservative senator is berating Canadian Muslims for being “thin-skinned” in reacting to increasing hostility towards them.