Vote this Thursday. If you do not, as the old saying goes, you’ll get the government you deserve.
And you’ll have no one to blame but yourself.
Niagara’s politics are sick. The symptoms, like a wet cough that bespeaks a serious lung infection, are easy to see. If the proper cure is not administered, the illness will simply get worse and the body will grow ever sicker and weaker.
If math isn’t your thing, that means that 62.4% of citizens who could have voted chose not to. How many of those people, I wonder, have complained about Petrowski in the last week, or about or council as a whole since the 2014 election?
What would helpful, would be a motion from a Liberal MP asking parliament to improve resources to combat radicalization and partner specifically with Muslim reformists.
Standing with our fellow Canadians, regardless of their religion, is not just an emotional balm in the face of tragedy. It is the story we need to tell each other, every day, precisely because that is what makes us what we are.