Standing up …

OK, a couple of days ago I said, “Prime Minister Justin. Trudeau should listen to former Prime Minister Turnbull, to his own national security and military advisors and to his allies who advise standing up to China.


None of these measures, not even the first one, are likely to appeal to Justin Trudeau’s government. They go against every instinct that I can detect … there’s nothing there that Screen Shot 2020-05-11 at 12.26.29Screen Shot 2020-05-11 at 12.25.46will appeal to Jean Chrétien or Greta Thunberg or separatist (BQ) leader Yves-François Blanchet. But those few simple, but not inexpensive, things are all within Canada’s reach, even during a global pandemic. All that’s required is a government that puts Canada first. Sadly, we haven’t had one of those since October 2015.




Published by Ted Campbell

Old, retired Canadian soldier, Conservative ~ socially moderate, but a fiscal hawk. A husband, father and grandfather. Published material is posted under the "Fair Dealing" provisions (§29) of the Copyright Act for the purposes of research, private study and education.

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