“Our goal is to build a working-class movement within communities that can protect themselves and give no room for hatred to grow."
“It’s because of racism, really. That’s what it comes down to."
“I don't think people realize the actual freedoms that disabled people have lost – and many were already underserved and isolated.”
Ford has decided that his feelings are more important than fellow Ontarians who will be put at risk by dropping pandemic measures.
Unfortunately, the most sustained anger at these failures is based on the idea that governments have done too much to prevent death.
Ontario had a chance to improve testing, rapid testing, vaccine rollout and school safety in between waves, but it failed to do so.
The pandemic should remind us capitalism has failed, and prompt Canadians to take a different look at China.
The current overload of hospitals has more to do with neoliberal public policies than selfish anti-vaxxers.
All of these crises can, should and need to be dealt with at once, because they all stem from the same source.