E-petition condemning all forms of Islamophobia attracts highest number of signatures in a year, fails to receive unanimous House consent
Liberals and NDP blame some Conservative MPs for blocking unanimous consent in the House. Conservatives declined to comment.
Liberal MP Farnk Baylis' sponsored parliamentary e-petition to end all forms of Islamophobia received the highest number of signatures of any petition, but did not win unanimous House consent. The e-petition received more than 70,000 signatures.Photograph Courtesy of Liberal MP Frank Baylis