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Young Conservatives' "leadership seminar" featured food & water deprivation, sexist epithets, physical abuse

The Ontario Progressive Conservative Party has issued an apology to attendees at a 3-day, $300-400 Conservative Leadership Foundation seminar where attendees experienced sexist epithets, thrown shoes, and denial of food and drink. One attendee with diabetes experienced “serious discomfort” as a result of the latter, and 40 of the 100 attendees lodged complaints about the event. The event was supposed to …