The question of human rights and ethics surrounding China and Canada’s potentially stronger relationship with the economic powerhouse is being debated across the country and between the two countries.
While our Canadian Ambassador to China has criticized the Chinese President during Trudeau’s trip overseas, China has also been quick to counter criticizing Canada’s mistreatment of some its Indigenous people.
But taking a step back from these tensions and, to be sure, serious criticisms, let’s look at ourselves.
So quick. Look down at the clothes, accessories and devices on your person … How many things do you have on your person right now that are made in Canada – or even North America? And how many things do you have on now that are made in China?