The image of a man staring down a column of tanks in Beijing 30 years ago is an indestructible tribute to what the tanks of D-Day were defending 45 years earlier.
An unidentified man stares down a line of tanks in China’s Tiananmen Square on June 5, 1989. The issue with the image for a regime that thinks technology has solved its democracy problem isn’t about the image itself, it’s about the stakes and the example, writes Lisa Van Dusen. Screenshot courtesy of CNN
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'The government has heard Canadians’ concerns that the world is increasingly uncertain, and that the economy is changing,' the Throne Speech read. 'And in this context, regional needs and differences really matter.'
But a Conservative source is decrying public criticism of Andrew Scheer's leadership, saying it will only create the kind of schisms that will set the party back and that former leader Stephen Harper worked to avoid.