The idea that Justin Trudeau would raise his voice in anger at one of his MPs—especially a female MP—is totally at odds with his sensitive, empathic, compassionate public persona, writes Gerry Nicholls.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Liberal MP Celina Caesar-Chavannes, pictured on Feb. 4, 2019, at a Black History Month event at the National Arts Centre in Ottawa, three days before The Globe and Mail broke the explosive story on SNC-Lavalin and Jody Wilson-Raybould. The Hill Times photograph by Sam Garcia
OAKVILLE, ONT.—Prime Minister Justin Trudeau yelling at one of his MPs shouldn’t be news.
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