Thursday, April 01, 2010
Barbara Kay has an excellent column on the hijacking of the Gay Pride Parade in Toronto. Lawyer Martin Gladstone has made a film about this sad turn of events. Let's see what these politicians do. I do note that since coderre and duceppe where called out by Barbara, for marching with hezbollah in the past, they have stopped doing that.
The Ontario legislature recently passed a motion condemning Israeli Apartheid Week (IAW), as did the federal government. QuAIA is simply an IAW proxy; what was hateful in IAW is equally hateful in QuAIA. Political leaders must take ownership of this issue. Michael Ignatieff, Mayor David Miller, Toronto mayoral candidate George Smitherman, Bob Rae, Jack Layton, Olivia Chow, Belinda Stronach and Elizabeth May: You all marched in Pride 2009. Announce that you will not march in Pride 2010 if QuAIA does. Birds of a feather should flock together. Pride must eject the QuQus from its nest.
Read more: http://www.nationalpost.com/todays-paper/story.html?id=2745982&p=2#ixzz0joKNuYrR