Elected members of provincial parliament will be removed from Ontario’s governing Progressive Conservative caucus if they don’t get vaccinated against COVID-19.
A spokeswoman for Premier Doug Ford is confirming to The Canadian Press that MPPs have been directed to take the shots in order to stay in caucus.
Ivana Yelich says it’s the government’s expectation “that every single PC caucus member and candidate be vaccinated” given that their work requires daily interaction with the public.
Yelich didn’t give a date by which members are expected to be vaccinated.
Ford has previously said he’s against mandating vaccinations because he considers it a constitutional right not to take the vaccines.
Liberal Leader Steven Del Duca called earlier on Tuesday for mandatory vaccinations for all MPPs.
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3. New Afghan leader explains that next is the reimposition of harsh sharia law. His words of course, are “restore law and order.” “According to Islamic Law”, But you can be assured, this means harsh sharia with the Hudud (corporal punishments) which civilization generally finds repugnant. But are far from the worst attributes of this change.
Taliban released a video showing moment of arrival of its leader <b>Mullah Baradar </b>at Kandahar.
He arrived on-board A7-MAP, a C-17A of Qatar Air Force.
His arrival onboard the airplane is symbolic because Qatar is behind all the chaos taking place in Afghanistan now.
5. Taliban points to Facebook as an example of Western freedom of speech. (They have a point)
When pressed on the issue of free speech, Taliban spokesman points to Facebook's and Big Tech's censorship of Americans. pic.twitter.com/vi8kktLFgV
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Thank you Olive, PC., Johnny U., Peter, M., Kojo, PC., Vann Boseman, MarcusZ1967, Sassy and many more who are managing to tread water when so many others go under.
Global warming depresses doggies!
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