Another person told the Liberal leader not to “apologize” for incidents of blackface and brownface.
Althia Raj is HuffPost Canada's Ottawa bureau chief. She manages the Ottawa and Quebec City bureaus, and hosts and produces "Follow-Up," a HuffPost Canada Politics podcast. Before joining HuffPost in 2011, Althia worked as a national political reporter for Postmedia News. She has covered Parliament Hill on and off since 2006, writing for Sun Media, and producing for CTV and for CBC Radio's "The House." She is a regular "At Issue" panelist on CBC TV's "The National" on Thursdays and can be seen and heard on various CBC and CPAC programs, in French and in English, throughout the week. Althia can be found as @althiaraj on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.
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08/21/2019 14:31 EDT
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08/19/2019 13:47 EDT
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08/14/2019 20:51 EDT
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08/14/2019 11:17 EDT
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06/22/2019 19:14 EDT
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05/28/2019 19:36 EDT
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