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Minutes of Proceedings

44th Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 19
Tuesday, April 26, 2022, 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Hon. Jim Carr, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Lyne Casavant, Analyst
• Chloé Forget, Analyst
• Holly Porteous, Analyst
Canadian Anti-Hate Network
• Evan Balgord, Executive Director
Centre on Hate, Bias and Extremism
• Barbara Perry, Director, Ontario Tech University
Global Project Against Hate and Extremism
• Heidi Beirich, Co-Founder
• Wendy Via, Co-Founder
As an individual
• Ilan Kogan, Data Scientist, Klackle
Meta Platforms
• Rachel Curran, Public Policy Manager, Meta Canada
• David Tessler, Public Policy Manager
Twitter Inc.
• Michele Austin, Director, Public Policy (US & Canada)
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the committee on Thursday, February 10, 2022, the committee resumed its study of the rise of ideologically motivated violent extremism in Canada.

Evan Balgord, Barbara Perry and Wendy Via made statements and answered questions.

At 11:57 a.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 12:02 p.m., the sitting resumed in public.

Ilan Kogan, David Tessler, Rachel Curran and Michele Austin made statements and answered questions.

At 1:00 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Wassim Bouanani
Clerk of the committee