Was Sir John A. Macdonald a racist? — Cancel This
Why is Canada's first Prime Minister so controversial?
Antifa rioters once again wreaked havoc in Portland on Monday night, this time focusing on the Portland Police Union. During the night, the rioters managed to topple a statue of newspaper editor Harvey Scott in Mt. Tabor park, breaking and stealing its arm.
"We need to move forward quickly and on the right ways on countering systemic discrimination, and our government will do just that," said Trudeau.
Up until Monday's press conference, Trudeau had failed to condemn the decapitation of the statue of Sir John A. MacDonald in Montreal by a mob of masked anti-colonial protestors.
Leader of the Conservative Party of Canada, Erin O'Toole, was quick to speak out against the beheading of the statue of Sir John A. Macdonald in Montreal's Place du Canada. Trudeau has yet to release a statement.
Ontario's Provincial Police (OPP) are searching for a suspect who defaced a memorial to police officers who died in service.
Barcelona mayor Ada Colau has rejected proposals to remove the Christopher Columbus statue in the Spanish city. Calls were made by local activists to remove the monument to the Spanish explorer in the wake of Black Lives Matter protests worldwide.
Work crews removed a statue of Stonewall Jackson on Wednesday following orders by Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney.