National Newswatch

Martin Luther King Jr. didn’t push “colour-blind” politics

Mar 13 2018 — Joanne St. Lewis — Measures in Budget 2018 meant to address racism and promote social inclusion appear to have inspired moral panic in the Twittersphere. Commentators, including Conservative MP Maxime Bernier, express anguish that the government’s decision to target funding to racialized communities is unjust and divisive. Bernier invoked no less a figure than Martin Luther King Jr. to […]