Tuesday, May 25, 2010
Well, it's official. The Pride Toronto committee confirmed today in a news conference that the words "Israeli Apartheid" would be banned from all Pride events.
About 100 protesters gathered outside Pride Toronto's offices for the announcement, chanting "Resign! Resign! and demanding the committee reverse the decision to impose censorship on Toronto gay pride events - the first time in its 30-year history that such a measure has been imposed.
Pride Toronto's official press release is here.
QuAIA's response is here.
The Facebook group Pride Coalition for Free Speech is here.
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