By Daphne Anson
Out of Toronto, a viral headliner of a story that had public figures including prime minister Justin Trudeau, Ontario premier Kathleen Wynne, and the city’s mayor thundering about the “islamophobia” involved, and even made prime time television news in Australia: an eleven-year-old girl walking to school twice had her hijab cut by a man who came up behind her.
But after an investigation, Toronto police now tell us that the entire story, which served as a stick with which to beat Canadian society despite the fact that anti-Muslim “hate crimes” have actually dropped in Canada, was entirely made up.
And why would that be?
Ezra Levant of the Rebel Media has sussed things out: