. As leaders debate systemic racism, Singh reflects on run for PM as person of colour « JO LEE MAGAZINE

CTV – Being in the running to become Canada’s prime minister is “surreal” given his experience growing up looking very different from how he used to picture the country’s leaders, NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh says.

Singh told a virtual event that he was made fun of for his appearance as a child and would have never imagined himself as an elected official, given how many political leaders are not people of colour.

Find out more about Thursday night’s debate at CTV.

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