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Tories on defensive as controversial couple invited, then barred, from immigration meeting

Editor’s note:  The website Canadian Immigration Report was exposed in Parliament yesterday as racist and bigoted – and its webmasters are, surprise, surprise, big fans of Jason Kenney.

“OTTAWA — The Conservatives were on the defensive Thursday after they abruptly barred a Montreal couple from testifying to a Commons committee the day before, when they found an interview with a white supremacist and references to “Chinafication” and “crime by ethnicity” on the couple’s website.

Taken to task repeatedly during Question Period Thursday, Immigration Minister Jason Kenney insisted a Conservative MP who originally invited the couple to testify was unaware of the “totally inappropriate opinions” promoted on their site, the Canadian Immigration Report, and acted immediately to halt their testimony once he learned of them.”

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