Last Saturday, Ron MacLean actually lectured viewers about his “white privilege” and the “structural racism” in the sport.
True North’s Leo Knight says this is ridiculous. Hockey is a sport for Canadians of all backgrounds and unites all of us regardless of skin colour.
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