Niqab is the media’s dog whistle #elxn42

Allow me to make the modest proposal that the vast majority of Canadians who oppose Muslim women wearing the niqab’s face veil while taking the oath of citizenship are not bigots or racists.

And that one of the main illustrations of why the Canadian media are today trusted by the public only slightly more than airport baggage handlers — seriously — is the refusal of so many of them to consider any other possibility.