“In a letter to an employer in his Ontario riding, a Liberal MP says his own government is wrongly invoking the Charter of Rights and Freedoms on its controversial Canada Summer Jobs attestation, and calls the whole thing ‘regrettable’ and a ‘lamentable state of affairs’… The newly added clause requires applicants for the grant program to declare their core mandate respects ‘the values underlying the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms,’ and goes on to specifically mention reproductive rights, which means access to abortions… ‘I consider this to be a ‘lamentable state of affairs, and have expressed my views both inside and outside caucus in the strongest possible terms’.” – Column “Second Liberal MP denounces Summer Jobs abortion-rights clause, says it misrepresents the Charter” – National Post, April 2nd (*).
I contacted MP John McKay (Scarborough-Guildwood) to offer my congratulations on his having the courage to object to Justin Trudeau’s disgusting requirement, and received a prompt acknowledgement that it had been received. May I suggest that you consider doing the same?
This could begin the unravelling of Trudeau and his appalling government…
You can read “Second Liberal MP denounces Summer Jobs abortion-rights clause, says it misrepresents the Charter” here.
You can contact John McKay here.