Building the case for Nobel Peace Prize for Justin Trudeau

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Justin Trudeau, his wife Sophie Gregoire and their children Xavier and Ella-Grace celebrate after he won the Federal Liberal leadership Sunday April 14, 2013 in Ottawa

We, in the Muslim Times, are building the case for Nobel Peace Prize for PM Justin Trudeau, given his dedication to all minority groups and human rights for every one, in the comment section and by linking articles at the bottom of this post.

Justin Trudeau rules out burkini ban in Canada

Source: The Guardian

Canadian PM defends individual freedoms and says Canadians value ‘acceptance, openness, friendship, understanding’

Justin Trudeau, the Canadian prime minister, has defended individual rights and freedoms when asked about a controversy in France over a burkini ban.

“We should be past tolerance in Canada,” Trudeau said after meeting with his ministers to plan the government’s legislative agenda.

The prime minister dismissed the idea of a burkini ban in Canada.

“In Canada, can we speak of acceptance, openness, friendship, understanding? It is about where we are going and what we are going through every day in our diverse and rich communities,” he said.

Justin Trudeau bemoaned instances where governments preach tolerance but act to undermine individual rights.

Some lawmakers in Canada’s Quebec province have called for outlawing “burkinis” – body-concealing Islamic swimsuits – following bans in at least 15 towns in France’s southeast.

They include the French Riviera resort town of Nice, the target of a jihadist attack on July 14, with the proponents citing the need to prevent public disorder.

Trudeau called for “the respect of individual rights and choices.”

This, he said, should be “at the top of public discourse and debate”.

Trudeau bemoaned instances where governments preached tolerance but acted to undermine individual rights, saying with irony: “Tolerating someone means accepting their right to exist on the condition that they don’t disturb us too, too much.”

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Please see the comments below why the Muslim Times has been the very first publication to nominate PM Justin Trudeau for Nobel Peace Prize.

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  1. The Muslim Times has nominated Justin Trudeau for Nobel Peace Prize and it is the top tweet in our account, at present, with some 40,000 followers. It is easy to articulate a very strong case for him for all the activities he has been engaged in since and before his election, for all minorities and underprivileged.

    A simple review of his Wikipedia page and PM Trudeau’s twitter page should be more than enough to convince the Nobel Prize committee this year:

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Justin_Trudeau
    https://twitter.com/JustinTrudeau

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