Statement from NDP Leader Gary Burrill on the shooting at the Centre Culturel Islamique de Québec
January 30, 2017
HALIFAX – NDP Leader Gary Burrill made the following statement on yesterday’s shooting in Quebec City:
I share the revulsion and sorrow of the people of Canada in the face of the unspeakable tragedy yesterday in Quebec City. I extend my deepest, prayerful sympathy to those who have been engulfed in this dark moment.
I wish also, in this moment, to express the NDP’s commitment to every facet of the struggle against Islamophobia, xenophobia, and related forms of hatred and discrimination.
A Nova Scotia that is open, welcoming and safe for all, is our common purpose and our goal.
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