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In 2007, Linda McQuaig wrote a book entitled, Holding the Bully's Coat, describing and denouncing the enabling of what she characterized as belligerent and lawless state bullying. It is thus as disappointing as it is ironic that she would now be the enabler of such behaviour. Indeed, “holding the bully’s coat” would be an apt description of her advocacy recently in The Toronto Star in support of the rights-abusing Venezuelan regime, "Canada on wrong side of Venezuelan conflict,"

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Canada on right side of Venezuelan crisis: standing with the Venezuelan people

By Alessa Polga, Brandon Silver      

The condemnations of the Maduro regime and its crimes have been nearly universal—emanating from the Venezuelan people, leading human rights organizations, multilateral and international institutions such as the UN and the OAS, and democratic states spanning the globe.

Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro, pictured. To Maduro and his criminal regime: the world is watching—your impunity will soon come to an end—and you will be held accountable for your crimes. In the end, justice will prevail, write Alessa Polga and Brandon Silver. Photograph courtesy of Wikipedia
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