Wednesday, February 13, 2008
Morgantaler to be awarded Order of Canada -- Cast your vote
So a group of pro-choice activists have launched a campaign to award Henry Morgentaler the Order of Canada.
Morgentaler has been nominated twice already, but was passed over both times.
He has recently suffered a stroke and his health is failing. The Order of
Canada cannot be awarded posthumously. Read the article here.
Here's the urgent part. The Globe & Mail is conducting a poll on the question of whether or not Morgentaler should receive this award. So far, the 'no' side has received overwhelming support (like over 80% of votes cast). yik
Please cast your vote here.
Image from a demonstration held in Sherbrooke in 1979.