Election coverage: Samira Laouni

There is a whole lotta ugly going on out there in the election coverage these days. (I'm thinking Canada, but this is true in the U.S. as well, and, come to think of it, likely anywhere else that might be having an election. But that's a different story.)MontrĂ©al-Bourassa NDP candidate Samira Laouni (pictured below right) is bearing the brunt of some of the most Islamophobic news coverage out there (even worse than what we usually cover on MMW.) Ms. Laouni, a Muslim woman who has a … [Read more...]