Mayor ‘makes it awkward’ in fight against discrimination

by Jessica Davey-Quantick - September 8, 2017

Mayor Mark Heyck wants to make it awkward. At the Stand Up to Racism vigil on Aug. 31, he called on Yellowknifers to take inspiration from a campaign in Edmonton to stand up to discrimination. In that city last August, a group of men yelled racial slurs from a car at resident Jesse Lipscombe. Instead…

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