Earlier this summer Ontario's Kathleen Wynne and Quebec's Pauline Marois earned the same distinction in their respective provinces. And, federally, NDP leader Thomas Mulcair and Liberal leader Justin Trudeau also chose to march.
But where are the high profile federal Conservatives?
While pride events across the country aren't totally void of Tories, their attendance is scarce.
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The Montreal Gazette's Don MacPherson recently suggested that Stephen Harper’s "party doesn’t want to alienate social conservatives" by participating in these parades that, in some cities, attract hundreds of thousands of people.
So, in other words, the Tories don't want to appear too gay-friendly?
If that's the case, the 'jig is up.'
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