Francois Legault's takes the stage on Oct 1 after the CAQ wins the provincial election

Quebecers slam François Legault's plan to ban religious symbols for teachers, judges, police officers

In 12 years teaching high school students in Montreal, the only comments Furheen Ahmed has received about her hijab are compliments on its colour or pattern, and occasional questions about why she wears the headscarf or what to call it. She is "disheartened, frustrated and confused" by the new Quebec government's plan to ban her from wearing it.