Why would the Parliament of Canada endorse a leadership summit that limits participation on the basis of religion?
It is more important than ever to share stories with multiple religions viewpoints, especially among young people.Perspectives of Judaism, Islam, Hinduism, Sikhism, and Buddhism should also be reflected in any government-supported event that purports to increase the influence of religion in Canada’s political life, writes Sheila Copps. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
OTTAWA—Christians only need apply.
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