Poll: Rest of Canada decries Quebec’s charter, but opposes some religious symbols


Anna Mehler Paperny – Global News

Canadians outside Quebec say they oppose that province’s proposed Charter of Values – but that doesn’t mean they’re comfortable with all religious symbols in the public sphere: More than two-thirds of respondents to an Angus-Reid poll released Wednesday would ban kirpans; almost as many would prohibit public servants from wearing burqas.

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