Quebec Lawmakers Consider Divisive Religious Symbols Ban

Apr 22, 2019
Originally published on April 22, 2019 1:45 pm

Lawmakers in the Canadian province of Quebec are considering a bill that would ban public workers, such as police officers and teachers, from wearing religious symbols while on the job.

Here & Now‘s Jeremy Hobson speaks with David Rand, a spokesperson for the Alliance for Secularism and president of Atheist Freethinkers, and Lionel Perez, leader of the official opposition with the city of Montreal.

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