It is hard to understand how conservative values align with putting people’s health at risk in a global pandemic.
In the tug-of-war between collective and individual rights, for Doug Ford, Jason Kenney, and Scott Moe, it is pretty clear that the collective doesn’t count, writes Sheila Copps. The Hill Times photographs by Andrew Meade
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