Because it prevents heinous crimes such as the one that James McLeod perpetrated at his graduation from Thompson Rivers University in Kamloops, British Columbia.
Mr. McLeod's mother, Kamloops-Thompson-Cariboo MP Cathy McLeod, Conservative Kamloops-Thompson-Cariboo MP Cathy McLeod was reported by the Canadian Press to have been horrified when she found out about what her son did at last Thursday's convocation.
Wait, she wasn't there? For one of the most momentous occasions of her son's life? But, but, but, isn't the Conservative Party the party of family values and all that? I would understand it if she was a member of the Godless NDP or Green parties but a Tory? OMG.