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Rob Ford’s gay outreach snub reminds us of a different Toronto

May 9, 2012, Openfile. On May 8, the Globe and Mail reported that Mayor Rob Ford had turned down PFLAG’s invitation to attend a flag-raising event being held at City Hall on May 17. It would have been a relatively painless way for him to finally acknowledge the city’s LGBT community, which he snubbed last year when he missed the Pride parade to go to the cottage, a tradition he plans to carry out again this year. Read More…