Bringing Canada Together… with an Insult?

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The 29th Governor General of Canada, Julie Payette, made some controversial remarks that made many people upset. What did she say and why is that problematic coming out of the mouth of a Governor General? What philosophical view lies behind the comment and what is wrong with it?

Links & Articles

In what universe is it appropriate for a Governor General to deride people for their beliefs?: Urback from CBC News

Julie Payette Reminds Us We Live In A Universe Based On Fact, Not Opinion from The Huffington Post

Julie Payette faces backlash over faith remarks from The Catholic Register

Governor General Julie Payette of Canada Mocks Creationism from Back to the Bible Canada


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