I’m obviously sympathetic to those families in Oshawa. But could you imagine if that factory in Oshawa, and Chrysler’s factory in Brampton, had been the target of a ten-year propaganda campaign to shut them down?
Because that is exactly what has been done to Alberta’s oil industry for a decade — by Unifor.
It’s a sign of how broken Canada is, that not just union bosses, but the media, and the courts, and political leaders, and “civil society” including charities, take it for granted that it’s OK to attack oil and gas jobs, and to campaign and sue and protest them into submission.
But God forbid a car company wants to move away from Trudeau’s uncompetitive tax regime — well, it’s a national crisis, and Trudeau had better come with a bail-out...