Accepting responsibility for rejecting hundreds of Jewish refugees in 1939 would demonstrate that Canada will never again remain indifferent in the face of genocide.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau should issue an apology on behalf of Canada's government for turning away the MS St. Louis and dooming hundreds of Jewish refugees, writes Shimon Fogel. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
It takes strength of character for a country to acknowledge its past mistakes. When we make a sincere effort to address the times we failed to uphold our ideals, we are more likely to stand for what is right in the future.
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David MacNaughton 'made it a priority' to understand who the key U.S. influencers were and which Canadian would be best to deliver the message, says former PMO Canada-U.S. war room staffer Diamond Isinger.
'The evidence showed there were many ways in which Mr. Trudeau, either directly or through the actions of those under his direction, sought to influence the Attorney General,' the commissioner's report says.