10/25/2013 08:46 EDT | Updated 01/23/2014 06:58 EST

British Columbia senator slams Quebec charter, told to leave

After British Columbia Senator Mobina Jaffer took a critical stance on Quebec's proposed charter of values, she didn't expect to become the subject of attacks herself. 

She said she has been in Canada for forty years, and this was the first time she had been told to go back to her country.

CBC's host Bernard St-Laurent spoke with Jaffer to find out her story. Click above to listen to the full interview.