The joyous rebuke and rainbow diplomacy of Montreal Pride

At a time when retrograde threats are being revived to rewind progress, the Aug. 20 Pride parade felt like a model of people choosing ‘all for one’ over ‘every man for himself.’

Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard, Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, and Montreal Mayor Denis Coderre walk in Montreal's Pride parade on Aug. 20. Photograph courtesy of Justin Trudeau's Twitter

PUBLISHED :Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017 12:00 AM

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