America the Beautiful

Updated: Oct 17, 2018

Say what you will about Canadians, but when we are attacked (especially by Trump) we rally behind our leadership and stand united, Conservatives, Liberals, NDP and the lot. Ya gotta love Canada!

Unfortunately, rallying together doesn’t quite give us an edge in the free trade fiasco. In Ontario 49 per cent of economic output is linked to U.S. trade. In New Brunswick, the number is 50 per cent. For us to suggest an economic fight with the US, would be like bringing a knife to a gunfight.

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