Political Reaction to the Omar Khadr Case

In another interesting piece for the The Toronto Star Azeezah Kanji reminds readers about the legal background to the Omar Khadr case. The outrage and rhetoric surrounding Omar Khadr often betrays a one-sided understanding of the story. In order to avoid simply making islamophobic arguments it is important to consider the reasons why Canada became legally obligated to pay a settlement to Khadr.

The article could be read here:

https://www.thestar.com/opinion/commentary/2017/07/13/outrage-over-omar-khadr-defies-reason-kanji.html

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