Islamophobia and Ottawa Shooting: Q & A with reporter Hana Shafi

Muslims were the first to face a backlash after the RCMP connected the shooter in Ottawa last week with an ISIS twitter account. A few reports had originally described the shooter as having an “Arab looking scarf” or “looking Muslim.” Ryersonian print managing editor, Lindsay Fitzgerald, discusses the issue below.

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