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Valérie Plante campaigned on a Montreal city bus in October, 2017. Photo from Facebook

Are seniors being left out of Montreal's bid to make the city more 'age friendly'?

First off, what able-bodied youngish bunch of bureaucrats at City Hall decided that holding a consultation process involving senior citizens in the middle of winter was a smart idea? There is nothing an older person fears more than a severe fall, which, at their age can lead to serious complications and quickly turn into a life-or-death situation.

Gerald Stanley and the fear of the 'Indian'

To find Gerald Stanley guilty, would be to find him responsible for his actions — actions which resulted in the death of Colten Boushie, an Indian. But we don’t do that in this country. White Canada is not responsible for what has happened to Indians.