Conservatives saw opposition to the niqab, not as attacking a religion, but as defending Western traditions. So like it or not, tribal politics can always be rationalized and therefore will always be with us.
OAKVILLE, ONT.—Media pundits will soon take out their analytical scalpels to dissect the innards of the 2015 federal election and odds are extremely high they won’t like what they see.
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Liberal MP Omar Alghabra is the ‘first parliamentary secretary to be tasked to exercise leadership in this area,’ according to the Prime Minister's Office, but unions say they haven’t heard from him yet.