The federal Liberal immigration critic agrees that so-called “honour killings” are barbaric, but Justin Trudeau says he doesn’t want the practice described in such a “pejorative” way in Canada’s citizenship guide.
He fears it’s too judgemental.
“I think that’s part of the tone that I’m uncomfortable with,” says Trudeau.
Immigration Minister Jason Kenney says there’s no better way to describe “honour killings” than to use the term “barbaric.”
“I guess this demonstrates how unfortunately politically correct the Liberals have been,” says the minister