Bill C-51, the Anti Terrorism Act 2015 was proposed by the Harper government in January. Amongst several things, this bill suggests changes to Canadian law that will allow the Canadian Security Intelligence Service expanded powers to combat terrorist threats to Canada. What does this all mean? Riaz Sayani-Mulji is a University of Toronto law student and a member of the Canadian Peace Alliance. He joined News Now’s Fakiha Baig to speak about Bill C-51. As the Canadian government continues to rush through the drastic measures of this bill, Riaz breaks down some key components of this bill and raises excellent questions on whether or not this bill is effective in targeting the issue of terrorism.
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