British Columbia senator slams Quebec charter, told to leave

When BC Senator Mobina Jaffer spoke out against the charter, she received letters telling her to go back home.

Mobina Jaffer says she received 4 letters telling her to go back to her homeland

Senator Mobina Jaffer was told to go back to her homeland after she criticized Quebec's proposed ban on religious symbols. (Parliamentary website)

After British Columbia Senator Mobina Jaffer took a critical stance on Quebec's proposed charter of values, she didn't expect to become the subject of attacks herself. 

She said she has been in Canada for forty years, and this was the first time she had been told to go back to her country.

CBC's Radio Noon host Bernard St-Laurent spoke with Jaffer to find out her story. Click above to listen to the full interview. 


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