Liberal Leader

Trudeau apologizes after yearbook photo surfaces of him wearing ‘brownface’ costume in 2001

Sep 18, 2019 | 5:42pm

OTTAWA — A yearbook photo of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau — his face and hands blackened by makeup — at a 2001 costume party detonated Wednesday on the federal campaign trail, instantly tarnishing the Liberal leader’s bona fides as a champion of inclusivity and tolerance and stopping the party’s re-election momentum squarely in its tracks. Time […]