Illegal border crossings can no longer be overlooked
In Manitoba this winter and now in Quebec, the Trudeau government has too often been invisible on the issue of asylum-seekers.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau greets Syrian refugees upon arrival in Canada in late 2015. Despite his welcoming nature toward refugees, Trudeau's government needs to get the message out that those crossing the border illegally are not guaranteed asylum in Canada, writes Susan Riley. PMO photograph by Adam Scotti