Near 100 individuals attend Saskatoon anti-mask rally

About 100 people attended an anti-mask event in Saskatoon, including Maxime Bernier, despite public health orders intended to limit the spread of COVID-19.

The former cabinet minister attended less than 24 hours after Regina police issued him a ticket to attend a similar event. He shook hands, posed for photos, and hugged others.

A janitor from a local elementary school who had previously come under fire for his views and participation in anti-masking events from parents was present again.

Continue reading:

COVID-19: Regina police issued 16 tickets on Saturday after protests against public health regulations

Including a former Saskatoon police officer who quit last month when he was seen at the anti-mask “Children’s Carnival” event.

Trend stories

  • Influencer Sophia Cheung dies trying to take a waterfall selfie in Hong Kong Park

  • BC Wildfire Update Tuesday: Hundreds more people evicted from their homes

The story continues under the advertisement

And so one man wore a white supremacist flag – a black and white flag with a symbol popular with white supremacists, according to a database of the Anti-Defamation League, an American anti-hate organization.

Continue reading:

Tickets issued to 11 “key participants” in the Saskatoon COVID-19 Anti-Mask Rally

Saskatoon police cordoned off streets around the Vimy Memorial where the anti-maskers met. Officers stood guard behind several barricades.

The SPS has not disclosed whether the officers have still issued tickets for this event. 35 have been issued so far during the pandemic.

Current provincial regulations limit outdoor public gatherings to 10 people.

© 2021 Global News, a division of Corus Entertainment Inc.

Comments are closed.