By Geoffrey Johnston, Kingston Whig-Standard Last week in Ottawa, Conservative MP David Anderson hosted the second-annual Parliamentary Forum on Religious Freedom and Governance. The event, at the Government Conference Centre, was attended by ...
2nd Parliamentary Forum on Religious Freedom
Hosted by David Anderson, MP for Cypress Hills – Grasslands, the second Parliamentary Forum on Religious Freedom was held on April 2, 2012. The goal of this forum was to examine how different styles of governance affect religious freedom. Speakers and panelists included:
- David Anderson, MP for Cypress Hills – Grasslands
- Michael Van Pelt, President of Cardus
- Rev. Majed El Shafie
- Robert Joustra, Cardus Editor and Researcher
- Brian Lilley, Host of Byline on Sun News Network
- Peter Bhatti, Chairman of International Christian Voice
- Mario Silva, for MP and 2013 Chair of the Task Force for International Cooperation on Holocaust Education
- MP Scott Reid
- MP Bob Dechert
- Imam Mohamad Jebara, Founder of Cordova Academy
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Ottawa, ON – March 22, 2012 – On April 2nd, David Anderson, MP for Cypress Hills-Grasslands, will host the Second Parliamentary Forum on Religious Freedom and Governance. With approximately one third of the world’s population ...