Canada Saying goodbye to Lincoln Alexander, the first black member of Parliament

By IndepthAfrica
In Canada
Oct 26th, 2012
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Pall bearers pause to touch the casket holding the remains of former Ontario Lieutenant Governor Lincoln Alexander at his state funeral in Hamilton, Ontario October 26, 2012.

Lincoln Alexander

Prime Minister Stephen Harper paid his respects to former Ontario lieutenant-governor Lincoln Alexander in Toronto Monday. Canada’s first black MP and cabinet minister died Friday at the age of 90.

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