Letters: April 23, 2020



We’re instructed that preventing the COVID-19 virus is like preventing a warfare. In a warfare, there are two varieties of generals: those that lead from the entrance line and those that lead from the again. On this warfare, Canadians are seeing two varieties of leaders. One group exhibits up day by day to speak truthfully to the folks, accepts the errors made by their authorities, and faces the hearth of reporters’ many questions with candid solutions. You might even see some engaged on the entrance line to ship much-needed provides to medical staff or meals to the hungry. The second kind hides of their dwelling and cottage lengthy after their self-isolation interval has handed, rising to lecture Canadians, to reply reporters’ questions with political spin and to chide us to proceed to observe guidelines, which they themselves don’t. To this latter group, I’ve one response: “Go dwelling … and keep (the blazes) dwelling!” Read More