A bad day for democracy, here and there

Up here, one guy said the rules of democracy don’t need to be changed, anymore, because a political adversary has been beaten. Down there, another guy said democracy’s rules should only be followed when he is the winner.

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump both made statements last week that were offensive to the principals of democracy, writes Warren Kinsella. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

By WARREN KINSELLA

PUBLISHED : Monday, Oct. 24, 2016 12:00 AM

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