Back when Canada was founded, prime minister John A. Macdonald did his best to ensure that — some — minority rights were safeguarded. “We must protect the rights of minorities, and the rich are always fewer in number than the poor,” Macdonald is said to have declared in 1864 during a meeting to plan rules for the new country’s Senate…Read More

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