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Leitch calls it a “common sense policy” to “strengthen the rights of women.”
Canada's status of women minister called Leitch's approach "misguided."
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Police say the effects were similar to the symptoms caused by pepper spray.
I am sorry to say that no one can promise that you will not face discrimination again as you re-establish yourself in this country. But I know that there will be many of us that will stand with you when it happens. You will be among those fighting to ensure our handling of this humanitarian crisis does not seed future shame and add to the list of times that fear and intolerance guided our actions.
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