The irony of a convicted Canadian extremist killed in Syria

Had Dirie crossed the US border and attacked American targets, one has to believe that there would be a whole lot more soul searching.

Flickr Photo: Joseph A
The Toronto Stock Exchange was targeted by the Toronto 18, one of whom was recently killed in Syria.
Scott Taylor
Published: Wednesday, 10/02/2013 12:00 am EDT


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