I don't usually comment on politics on this blog, but since the NDP just jumped on the race bandwagon chasing the ethnic vote, I just had to...
Contrary to this article in today's Globe & Mail, "generations past" DID openly discriminate against those who were white and Christian.
Just ask the Ukrainian community. Oddly enough, neither the government nor mainstream media has shown any interest in their story, much less advocated for our proposed public educational campaign, to be funded with money initially taken from Ukrainian immigrants during WWI ... and has yet to be returned.
Might it be that the interest of the present generation in injustices long-past only runs skin deep?