The Canadian Press

2015-04-09 | Wynne Sexuality

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Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne says parents frequently tell her that having an openly-gay political leader of Ontario helps make the world a safer place for their homosexual children. Wynne rarely speaks about her homosexuality, but says she has an added responsibility as a gay premier to raise the issue when it's relevant like the anti-bullying rallies at schools. (Speaking at the anti-bullying pink shirt day at Agincourt Collegiate Institute in Toronto, Wynne said one father told her that just having an "out" premier helps make the world a safer place for his gay son.)

Date: 2015-04-09
Placeline: TORONTO.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 21 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << people come up to me all the time and they say I'm so glad you're there because my daughter can see that she can be anything she can do anything there also are people come up to me and say you've made a difference in my son's life or my daughters like they're gay and they see your presents there as an important signal that our society is changing >>