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Mennonite Heritage Week creates division

September celebration goes against traditional values of diversity, humility, some say

BORIS MINKEVICH / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS FILES</p><p>Royden Loewen, chairman in Mennonite studies at the University of Winnipeg, says Canadian Mennonites might want to distance themselves from the ‘un-Mennonite request’ in the House of Commons.</p></p>

BORIS MINKEVICH / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS FILES

Royden Loewen, chairman in Mennonite studies at the University of Winnipeg, says Canadian Mennonites might want to distance themselves from the ‘un-Mennonite request’ in the House of Commons.

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Updated on Tuesday, June 11, 2019 at 9:06 AM CDT: Updates list of Manitoba MPs who spoke in favour of the motion

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