It’s Labour Day …

… and Conservative leader Erin O’Toole, vey correctly (and very smartly, politically) reminds us that:


It’s true … and it is appropriate that we thank Canadian workers and farmers and all who built Canada. But let’s also remember that it wasn’t just sweat and toil … please don’t forget that tears and blood built Canada, too:

Canadian government delegation marks 75th anniversary of Dieppe raid |  National Post

We have paid a fearsome price for the country we share and for the life we each have in it ~ a life of individual freedom and democracy for all. Let us honour those who have built Canada with their hard work; and let’s never forget those who made it possible for them to work in peace and freedom.

Pro Patria

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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