Poilievre’s promise to expand seal hunt is dubious politics, bad economics
The days of protests on the ice are over, and the market has spoken. It is not 'eco-nuts,' (as Pierre Poilievre states), who have been critical of this unnecessary practice, but scientists, veterinarians, economists, and global trade experts.
On March 11, Conservative Leader Pierre Poilievre tweeted a video in which he promises support for an expanded seal hunt to protect salmon and “bring home more jobs” in Newfoundland. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade