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Sunday November 18th, 2018 morning edition

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The Ontario PC Party has passed a resolution to debate whether or not the party should recognize gender identity.

The resolution says gender identity theory is “A highly controversial, unscientific ‘liberal ideology’; and, as such, that an Ontario PC Government will remove the teaching and promotion of ‘gender identity theory’ from Ontario schools and its curriculum.”.

READ MORE: Ontario PC convention day two: Scheer speech and controversial resolutions.

Earlier in the day, it was believed that the vote would be adopted as party policy, but after Global News broke the story, the PC Party clarified its position.

Tanya Granic Allen, a former Ontario PC candidate who introduced the resolution, responded to the initial reports that it was passed by tweeting, “True story!”.

WATCH: Ontario MPP Marit Stiles expressed concern Saturday that a resolution to not recognize gender identity put forward by Tanya Granic Allen and passed by the PC party could trample on human rights.

Allen was an Ontario PC candidate for the recent general provincial election in June but was ousted as a candidate before election day. »

Kanye West Donates $150,000 to Family of Chicago Security Guard Killed By Cops

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Kanye West Donates $150,000 To Family of CHI Security Guard Killed By Cops.

Kanye West Donates $150,000 to Family of Chicago Security Guard Killed By Cops.

Kanye West was deeply moved by the story of a Chicago security guard who was murdered by the cops after he subdued a gunman ... and has stepped up big time to help his family. »

Dozens arrested after climate protest blocks five London bridges

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Eighty-five people have been arrested as thousands of demonstrators occupied five bridges in central London to voice their concern over the looming climate crisis.

Roger Hallam, one of the strategists behind the actions, told the Guardian he felt the protest had been fantastic.

The move is part of a campaign of mass civil disobedience organised by a new group, Extinction Rebellion, which wants to force governments to treat the threats of climate breakdown and extinction as a crisis. »

Stan Lee Laid To Rest In Small, Private Funeral

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Marvel Comics icon Stan Lee was laid to rest earlier today in a small, private funeral.

"Stan was always adamant that he did not want a large public funeral, and as such his family has conducted a private closed ceremony in accordance with his final wishes.".

"No one has had more of an impact on my career and everything we do at Marvel Studios than Stan Lee," Feige wrote on Twitter. »

Where's Matthew Whitaker's Financial Disclosure Form?

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The letter expressed concern that the DOJ “is not making available to the public in a timely fashion any public financial disclosure reports filed by Matthew Whitaker.”.

Whitaker has been working at DOJ since October 2017 and there’s no way to tell if he has financial conflicts.”.

“DOJ’s refusing to release Whitaker’s financial disclosure form is illegal, unheard of and highly suspicious. »