Shocking is the best word to describe recent events in Canada.
First was the horrifying news of the graves of 215 Indian children in Kamloops B.C., which had opened a whole can of worms.
Next, the brutal slaying of the Afzaal family,
And on June 14, Ontario Premier Doug Ford's dictatorial restricting the amount of election spending unions are allowed. Ford's Progressive, (what a joke), Conservatives, used the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedom, ‘Notwithstanding’ clause, for the first time in Ontario's history to override the courts after a judge ruled their campaign law was unconstitutional.
The last 30 years have seen the capitalist class chipping away at laws and freedoms the working class have fought long and hard for all over the world. Not for a moment was anything handed them on a silver platter. When they feel it's in their interest, the capitalists will abolish democracy; Germany in 1933 is a prime example. In the final analysis, there is only one form of democracy worth fighting for - a society where all will stand equal in relation to the world’s wealth and the tools of production.