Statement on Brian Jean

In response to ‘Brian Jean blasts Quebec Premier during Drayton Valley visit': The Canadian Down Syndrome Society believes that derogatory slurs and speech against any community undermines the values of inclusion, diversity and acceptance that Canadians are known for. Our vision, a society where, “All people...

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Statement on MLA Prab Gill

In response to 'Calgary MLA Prab Gill apologizes for comment on derogatory Facebook post': This weekend, Canada’s Down syndrome community joined together in Banff, Alberta at the Canadian Down Syndrome Conference. Hundreds of Canadians with disabilities joined together with their loved ones to learn and celebrate...

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Statement on Matthew MacKnight

In response to 'Nova Scotia Liberal candidate removed for Down syndrome tweet': The Canadian Down Syndrome Society believes that derogatory slurs and speech against any community undermines the values of inclusion, diversity and acceptance that Canadians are known for. Our vision, a society where, “All people...

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