Adam Vaughan’s Divisive Tweets Are The Last Thing Canada Needs From An MP Right Now

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As many Canadians watch events unfolding in the United States, people across the political spectrum are considering the role we have played in raising tensions and divisions, and how we can bring politics back to a somewhat more reasonable and grounded debate over ideas. However, Liberal MP Adam Vaughan has been putting out some divisive rhetoric lately, leading to criticism from many people. In particular, Vaughan Tweeted, and then deleted, the following Tweet: “It’s like the Catholic Church… not all priests are sex offenders, and the Catholic Church officially is appalled… but do they kick them out or hide them, cover up or expel… drum up excuses or hold themselves accountable?”