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Is it racist to want less immigration? #onpoli, a TVO podcast

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Since the 2015 election, according to the AI polling firm Advanced Symbolics, negative views on immigration have jumped from 25 per cent to 42 per cent in the Canadian population. How should we understand anti-immigration attitudes in Canada? When is it racist to want lower immigration levels? We hear two contrasting views from independent senator Ratna Omidvar, and Eric Kaufmann, author of "Whiteshift: Populism, Immigration and the Future of White Majorities."

Since the 2015 election, according to the AI polling firm Advanced Symbolics, negative views on immigration have jumped from 25 per cent to 42 per cent in the Canadian population. How should we understand anti-immigration attitudes in Canada? When is it racist to want lower immigration levels? We hear two contrasting views from independent senator Ratna Omidvar, and Eric Kaufmann, author of "Whiteshift: Populism, Immigration and the Future of White Majorities."

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