January 29, 2014

Canada's Secret "Values' Debate

Chris Selley, National Post

It’s one thing to argue for change, as politicians in Quebec are: One of the less offensive elements of the proposed secularism charter is that it would privilege gender equality over religion — all religion — in provincial human rights legislation. It would certainly be no surprise if such an idea took hold in the modern Rest of Canada as well, with respect to gender and sexual orientation as well.

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