The wearing a niqab while swearing the Canadian citizenship oath. Some media commenting/writing it’s a useless waste of time issue. Not according to Canadians polled about it, with 80% willing to express their view the niqab ban must stay in place. And what is the federal election, other than a really binding national poll?
Guest: Dr. Zuhdi Jasser. Founder of the American Islamic Forum for Democracy and author of Battle for the Soul of Islam: An American Muslim Patriot’s Battle for his Faith. A leading American Muslim’s view of Canada’s internal debate on the wearing of the niqab.