Canada's House of Commons gave unanimous consent to a motion last week "condemning all forms of Islamophobia."
Unanimous consent is often given to uncontroversial motions, but an earlier attempt at passing the anti-Islamophobia motion failed when some Conservative MPs voiced opposition.
There has been an increase in police-reported hate crimes against Canadian Muslims in recent years.
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