It’s Nazi season in Canada! From the “controversial” flag in Saskatchewan to the neo-Nazi working in an Ontario city hall, Canada’s working hard to normalize racism. And Mark Norman apparently had it worse than Omar Khadr. Who was in Guantanmo Bay. As a minor.
Who among us hasn’t stabbed a lecherous raccoon with a dessert fork? And Omar Khadr gave his first big interview on Québec television; where was English media on this one?
The Conservative Party takes their latest wedge issue to the US media, a Quebec town won’t let Muslims bury their dead and Trudeau lays out some hot summer jams. BuzzFeed’s Elamin Abdelmahmoud co-hosts.
Michelle Shephard has been covering Omar Khadr since the beginning. She talks to guest host Omar Mouallem about what the media keeps getting wrong about the story.
Politicians and columnists twist Omar Khadr’s story, an MP plagiarizes co-host Erica Violet Lee and the press responds to Indigenous activism at Canada150.
What happens when three lawyers argue with Jesse Brown?
Freelance journalist Adrian MacNair on the press’ spring fever, the RCMP’s release of 18 missing seconds of the Michael Zehaf-Bibeau video, and the CBC’s Omar Khadr documentary.
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