Senate passes bill to make O Canada lyrics gender neutral – Politics – CBC News

Larry Smith, the Conservative leader in the Senate, call Lankin’s motion that finally ended debate — officially called a “dilatory motion” — a “Draconian tool” that has never before been used by an Independent senator that was like a “guillotine” coming down on voices in the minority.”It’s very unfortunate. It just shows you that things aren’t functioning in the way they should,” he sai

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