Have you taken a selfie with a veteran today? The #poppyproud movement is starting to catch on.
MONTREAL – The poppy campaign officially kicked off on Friday.
“Students have been asked to come by and take a selfie with a veteran while wearing one, said union member, Kevin Slezak.
“We ask them to post the picture with #Poppyproud so that we can instill a bit more of the spirit of Remembrance Day in our generation and people of our age.”
Dawson College student Adam Luxenberg said three of his great-uncles were veterans and he makes sure to show his support every year.
“I think it’s so important to remind young people because so many are preoccupied by their phones, by parties by everything else,” said Luxenberg.
“It’s just so important to know our history and where we came from and the…
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