Treatment of Toronto van attack says a lot about our prejudices
If the Toronto killer had yelled ‘Allahu Akbar’ during the rampage, one can bet it would have been labelled terrorism.
Toronto Police Const. Ken Lam, right, pictured on April 23 confronting Alek Minassian, 25, of Richmond Hill, Ont., who was arrested after a white van killed 10 and injured more than a dozen others on a busy stretch of Yonge Street in north Toronto. Screenshot