Justin Trudeau’s words — words of hope, shared optimism and a better future — rang out loud and clear Monday night. The CBC’s Peter Mansbridge noted that the Liberal Party leader’s victory speech was reminiscent of a hopeful Barack Obama in 2008. There was one hitch, though: many of the people who elected Trudeau didn’t vote Liberal because they believed in him. Their vote for the Liberal Party was more a vote against Harper than for our future prime minister.
This is the reality many...[more]