John A. Macdonald statue 'painful reminder' of colonialism: Victoria, B.C. mayor

August 8, 2018
A statue of former prime minister John A. Macdonald will be removed from the front entrance of Victoria City Hall as a gesture of reconciliation with First Nations, says the city's Mayor Lisa Helps.
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