Only half of U.S. citizens stand in opposition to their president’s continuing personal, ethical, and governmental outrages.
The basis for the U.S.’s global leadership—vast power leavened with restraint—has been called into question by President Donald Trump’s sabre-rattling and willingness to exploit U.S. strengths for narrow, self-interested purposes, argues Les Whittington. Photograph courtesy of Global Affairs Canada
OTTAWA—“Yesterday some Jews were arrested here in order to be deported,” a German officer recorded in his diary in Paris in July 1942.
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Unless Trudeau plans to be out on these streets, fighting against police brutality or in cabinet drafting legislation to curb police powers, his, and all the other white voices of his ilk, have no merit here.
'I do agree that things need to be implemented as quickly as possible. We could've done this a lot sooner. The good news is that we’re doing it now and announcing it today,' says Transport Minister Marc Garneau.