The Real Priority of the Welfare State

“Unlike Trump, Trudeau Is In Real Trouble” reads the headline for an article regarding the SNC Lavalin affair: Whatever the outcome for Prime Minister Trudeau and the Liberal government, there is one overlooked fundamental: the nature of government and the exercise of political power. The criminal trial of “SNC” was a civilized action to resolve a serious problem. The means is an established justice system. This is part of what is expected of a proper government. Unfortunately, the justice system exists within a political structure of the welfare state, where lobbying by competing interests is a dominant feature. The … Continue reading The Real Priority of the Welfare State