Liberal MP Khalid won’t back down after racists crash her town hall
By Shruti ShekarMar. 5, 2018
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Liberal MP Iqra Khalid was taunted with racist slurs during a town hall meeting in Toronto. She says she was not shocked, but felt it meant she needed to work harder on anti-racism legislation. The Hill Times photograph by Maureen McEwan
A town hall meeting centred on how to remove systemic racism in Canada was derailed by a group of people yelling racist slurs, primarily directed at the host, Liberal MP Iqra Khalid who represents Mississauga-Erin Mills, Ont.
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