For LGBT people, safety and acceptance can be worlds away


John Ibbitson writes at the Globe and Mail:

The third world met the first world in the back seat of a car somewhere in Toronto a few weeks ago, which should alarm us all.

In that car, two men berated and threatened a gay refugee who had fled from Chechnya to Canada via a secret underground railroad operated by the Liberal government. The Globe learned about the incident and reported it.

Just in case someone is reading this who knows those two men, or anyone like them, please pass this along: If any of you harm any of these new arrivals, the vengeful wrath of the Canadian people and their justice system shall be visited upon you.

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