Don’t blame recipients for politicizing Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medals — blame the people awarding them

Author: Chris Selley

Source: National Post, Canada

In awarding a Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal to two scofflaw anti-abortion activists — Mary Wagner, who is behind bars, and Linda Gibbons, who usually is — Saskatchewan MP Maurice Vellacott obviously knew he would cause a political stir

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Passionate and earnest about fetal rights he may be, but he will have known that comparing Ms. Wagner, who storms into abortion clinic waiting rooms to offer women unwanted “counselling,” with Martin Luther King Jr., would be seen by the pro-choice mainstream and everyone to the left of it as naked incitement.

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