Thanks to a loopy, hybrid conservatism from resource-rich Alberta, Canada’s days as the kinder, gentler nation, the World’s Peacekeeper, are long gone.
Globe and Mail columnist Lawrence Martin nails it in It’s only been a decade, but the conservative way is redefining us. It’s a must read.
We, here, have made two of his key points:
There has always been the observation that the only identity of Canadians is that we aren’t Americans.
That’s no longer true.
Thanks to Stephen Harper, Canadians are becoming Bush-era Americans.