As a Canadian, I rarely think about how good I have it. Despite the diverse cities, towering mountains, and vast forests that make up my home, it’s usually much easier to view Canada in terms of its deficiencies. Its want of geopolitical strength and lack of significant culture, as well as its mistreatment of Indigenous people and its abuse of tar oil. As COVID-19 vaccine rollouts continue at a snail’s crawl across the world, I’m once again reminded of how rich Canada is.

Much like its southern neighbour, Canada failed to contain the virus by locking down borders and cities…

Chris Reads

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