Current threat scenario is serious, requires a more adult conversation
CSIS and the RCMP do a terrible job of explaining to average citizens why they need the accesses they do. In the absence of understanding, comes a lack of trust and a lack of trust leads to further lack of understanding. There has to be a better way.
Police officers, pictured in Ottawa on Oct. 22, 2014, the day of the shootings on the Hill and at the National War Memorial. The Hill Times photograph by Chris Plecash