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29. lawyer. @stfxuniversity/@uottawa alumnus. interests: politics, history, law, curling and swimming. 🏳️‍🌈🇨🇦 tweets are my own/personal views. (he/him)
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21 Jan 19
STATEMENT: I cannot even begin to explain what the last 24 hours have been like… I received my first death threat (a man told me I should be hanged)… (1/8) #yeg #ableg #cdnpoli
I’ve been harassed relentlessly on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter… I’ve been told I should be fired and disbarred… (2/8) #yeg #ableg #cdnpoli
And—I’ve been called every name in the book (including: a “liar”, “nasty”, an “idiot”, a “low life”, “deplorable”, a “fraud”, a “pyscho”, a “pinhead”, “creepy”, a “fag” and an “asshole”). (3/8) #yeg #ableg #cdnpoli
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8 Dec 18
Jason Kenney (@jkenney) fought to block gay men from visiting their dying spouses in the hospital at the height of the AIDS epidemic. Since then, he's spent 30-years fighting against LGBTQ2+ equality. Here's a few examples... (1/32) #yyc #ableg #cdnpoli
In January 1998, Jason Kenney (@jkenney) referred to the Vriend case (which held it was unconstitutional to exclude gays and lesbians from human rights laws) as a “virus” of judicial activism. (2/32) #yyc #ableg #cdnpoli
In January 1998, Jason Kenney (@jkenney) urged Alberta Premier Ralph Klein to invoke section 33 of the Charter (a.k.a. the notwithstanding clause) to block human rights protections for gays and lesbians. (3/32) #yyc #ableg #cdnpoli
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1 Nov 18
I’ve compiled a list of donors, candidates and supporters of @jkenney’s party who’ve been caught making sexist, racist or homophobic remarks (or who’ve been caught palling around with sexists, racists or homophobes). What is wrong with this party? (1/12) #yyc #ableg #cdnpoli
Adam Strashok operated an online store that sold white supremacist and neo-Nazi memorabilia. [Source: Press Progress] (2/12) #yyc #ableg #cdnpoli
Nicole Williams posed for photos with the Soldiers of Odin. The Soldiers of Odin are a racist vigilant group that disseminates anti-immigrant and anti-refugee propaganda. [Source: Press Progress] (3/12) #yyc #ableg #cdnpoli
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22 Sep 18
I’ve compiled a timeline detailing @jkenney’s 30 year fight against women’s reproductive rights. Please think long and hard before you allow this man to make decisions about women’s health care, contraceptives, sex education and abortion. (1/43) #ableg #abpoli #cdnpoli
February 1990: Jason Kenney attempts to silence pro-choice activists at the University of San Francisco. (2/43) #ableg #abpoli #cdnpoli
May 1998: Jason Kenney attends an anti-abortion rally in Ottawa. Kenney appears in his capacity as co-chair of the Pro-Life Caucus (PPLC). (3/43) #ableg #abpoli #cdnpoli
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21 Aug 18
Jason Kenney is one of the most anti-LGBTQ2+ politicians to ever hold elected office in Canada. If you don’t believe me, here’s a timeline detailing @jkenney's 20-year fight against LGBTQ2+ equality. (1/28) #ableg #abpoli #cdnpoli
January 1998: Jason Kenney refers to the Vriend case (which held it was unconstitutional to exclude gays and lesbians from human rights laws) as a “virus” of judicial activism. (2/28) #ableg #abpoli #cdnpoli
January 1998: Jason Kenney urges Alberta Premier Ralph Klein to invoke section 33 of the Charter (a.k.a. the notwithstanding clause) to block human rights protections for gays and lesbians. (3/28) #ableg #abpoli #cdnpoli
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7 May 18
[Graphic Language] Jason Kenney disgustingly equated LGBTQ2+ rights to polygamy and incest. Sadly, he’s not the only Conservative who has attacked the LGBTQ2+ community. Here is a list of offensive remarks that have been made by other Conservatives… (1/6) #hoc #ableg #lgbt
Harold Albrecht (@Albrecht4KitCon), the #CPC MP for Kitchener Conestoga, warned same-sex marriage “would succeed in wiping out an entire society in just one generation…” (2/6) #hoc #ableg #lgbt
Tom Lukiwski (@TomLukiwski), the #CPC MP for Moose Jaw  Lake Centre  Lanigan, proclaimed "There's A's and there's B's. The A's are guys like me. The B's are homosexual faggots with dirt on their fingernails that transmit diseases." (3/6) #hoc #ableg #lgbt
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