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Interfaith speed meeting event aims to combat prejudice in Hamilton

Interfaith speed meeting event aims to combat prejudice in Hamilton
From Global News - December 7, 2017

A wide range of beliefs and faiths will be brought together under one roof Sunday in a bid to overcome prejudice in the city.

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The Speed Meet Different Beliefs event will have tables set up for groups ranging from atheism to Zoroastrianism.

Organizer Sarah Wayland says people will be given 15-minute windows to ask questions and hopefully learn.

You might wonder why someone wears a turban or a head scarf, she said.

Or why they dont use electricity on a Sunday.

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