Canada: Hate speech law on the chopping block

A little ray of sunshine:

“Our government believes Section 13 is not an appropriate or effective means for combating hate propaganda. We believe the Criminal Code is the best vehicle to prosecute these crimes,” Justice Minister Rob Nicholson told the House of Commons during question period.” (thanks to BCF)

Ezra is on a roll:

“No more witch hunts by the Canadian Human Rights Commission, no more persecuting their political enemies…”