Social Justice

Pride Needs to Ban Black Lives Matter TO Not the Police

Posted on Jul 5, 2016 in Social Justice | Comments Off on Pride Needs to Ban Black Lives Matter TO Not the Police

If I was holding an event, the event’s guest list would be up to me. If I included a group like Black Lives Matter TO and gave them an honoured position that would be up to me. If the group accepted, they should behave well. If that didn’t happen, the group would not be welcome in the future.

Most reasonable people consider that to be good manners. They would also consider it to be a reasonable response to bad behaviour.

Pride Parade Toronto

This past Sunday was the annual Pride parade in Toronto. I’ve always had mixed feelings about the parade but I am well aware the parade is not just about gays ‘strutting their stuff’ so to speak. It is about celebrating their hard-fought inclusion in society.

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