"We are listening. We hope that together, we can move forward as an organization," the board said.
"If we can do that, we can show the world how to create a festival that is rooted in our collective experiences, honours our courageous pasts, and looks forward to creating a better future."
You can read the full statement from Pride Toronto here.
"I think the leadership of any organization determines the precedent set," said khan. "Pride has always stood for the most marginalized, and the removal of the old and bringing in of new team members who are invested in justice has mad possibility."