Justin Trudeau Co-Opts Bernie Sanders Meme To Urge Canadians To Stay Home
PM urges Canadians to cancel travel plans after data reveals 1M travelled over holidays
Biden and Trudeau talked today. Canadian readout says they will meet next month. They discussed covid-19 cooperation, the border, defense, climate change, the detention of the two Canadians in China. Trudeau expressed displeasure on Keystone. 1/
While pot-smoking Canadians may no longer need to worry about possession giving the police an excuse to stop them, or that a conviction could derail their lives, those charged under the old law are still often dealing with the devastating consequences
7/ P.S. - Canadians have had time to prepare for this which softens blow & industry is developing other ways to get oil to U.S. e.g. via Enbridge pipeline. At the margin, though, this will still matter.
Canadians are still meeting Americans at Peace Arch Park -- despite both the park and the border being closed and amid COVID-19 restrictions that restrict gathering -- frustrating Surrey residents and politicians
“We haven’t reckoned as a country with the impact that drug prohibition has especially had on canadians'>Black Canadians,” said a professor who studies race and policing.
Canadians are deeply disturbed and saddened by the attack on democracy in the United States, our closest ally and neighbour. Violence will never succeed in overruling the will of the people. Democracy in the US must be upheld - and it will be.