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Liberals considering changes to controversial Islamophobia motion

Liberal MP Iqra Khalid is considering softening the language in her so-called anti-Islamophobia motion, the Sun has learned.

After Conservative leadership candidate and Ontario MP Erin O'Toole reached out to Khalid with his concerns, the controversial motion may be amended.

"I suggested amendments that I believe would address valid concerns about limiting free speech while ensuring she can bring the debate she wants to bring to the House of Commons," O'Toole told me in an email. "These would remove any ambiguity with respect to free speech being limited including criticism of radical Islam or even criticizing the faith or its practices like any other faith. We had a good discussion and she said she would consider my proposed amendments."

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