Tuesday, August 18, 2009

Quebec To Table Wide-Ranging Anti-Homophobia Action Plan This Fall

Inspired by the Louvre Museum in Paris, the Quebec Parliament Building was built between 1877 and 1886, just outside of the walls of the old city.

From The Canadian Press:

MONTREAL — Revellers at Montreal's gay pride parade had one more reason to celebrate on Sunday: Quebec's wide-ranging action plan against homophobia, years in the making, is expected to be tabled this fall.

"It's a big step," said Jasmin Roy, spokesman for Montreal Pride.

He said the gay and lesbian community expects the new plan will lead to "enormous" results in the fight against discrimination.

"That's why we're marching: to say that finally, this year, Quebec will have a policy against homophobia."

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