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“We have provided notice to the Community Media Advocacy Centre (CMAC) that their funding has been cut and their project has been suspended. We call on CMAC, an organization claiming to fight racism and hate in Canada to answer to how they came to hire Laith Marouf, and how they plan on rectifying the situation given the nature of his antisemitic and xenophobic comments.” - Minister of Housing and Diversity and Inclusion Ahmed Hussen, distancing himself from an anti-racism initiative that he personally endorsed.

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Anti-Racism - the policy or practice of opposing racism, racial prejudice and systemic racism, while promoting racial tolerance.

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Episode Title: System Overload

Teaser: Russia’s actions show how important Canada’s Arctic is, BC spends $118M to support family doctors, and half of international students are still waiting for their visas. Also, an anti-semite is hired by the Trudeau government to preach anti-racism.

Recorded Date: August 27, 2022

Release Date: August 28, 2022

Duration: 50:57

Edit Notes: None

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