The history of police violence against queer communities in Canada has been well documented, although their experiences continue to be erased from the mainstream narrative.
Toronto Police are pictured at the Toronto Pride parade on July 3, 2016, which was temporarily halted when members of Black Lives Matter Toronto demonstrated and called for, among other things, the removal of uniformed police participation in the event. Flickr photograph by Eric Parker
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Justin Trudeau's Liberals should ensure they don’t end up in anymore ethical controversies, as these scandals lead people to think that it is ‘time for change,’ says Innovative Research president Greg Lyle.
'My primary concern was to make sure that the public service could fully support its recommendation, that without a doubt, WE Charity was the right, and indeed, the only partner to deliver the program,' says Mr. Trudeau.
'Canada is proud of being an independent country, or a country with its own independent foreign policy, so I hope that Canada is wise enough to make its own decision,' says Cong Peiwu, China's ambassador to Canada.