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Masuma Khan is no Lindsay Shepherd, by Tarek Fatah (Toronto Sun)

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Dec. 5, 2017

“For the last month, I have been following the unbelievable story out of Wilfred Laurier University in Waterloo, where graduate student and teaching assistant Lindsay Shepherd faced a modern-day inquisition by her professors. 

Her crime? She had the temerity to ask her students to hear both sides of a controversy before coming to their own conclusions.”….

…”Azeezah Kanji wrote in The Toronto Star, “Where were the odes to the absolute importance of free speech when Dalhousie University student Masuma Khan was threatened with disciplinary action for posting Facebook comments criticizing Canada.””…

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