Who should decide what you can’t say on social media? Debate rages ahead of potential government action | The Star

Some observers say these actions are long overdue. But there is also worry about the possibility of overreach
— Read on www.thestar.com/news/canada/2021/01/31/who-should-decide-what-you-cant-say-on-social-media-debate-rages-ahead-of-potential-government-action.html

We have a United Nations and a World Health Organization; perhaps it’s time for a World Communication Ethics Council. Independent of private enterprise interpretation of morality on the internet.

Ontario’s for-profit nursing homes have 78% more COVID-19 deaths than non-profits, report finds | The Star

For-profit nursing homes have a higher risk of COVID-19 outbreaks and deaths than non-profit facilities, the science table advising Premier Doug Ford …
— Read on www.thestar.com/politics/provincial/2021/01/20/ontarios-for-profit-nursing-homes-have-78-more-covid-19-deaths-than-non-profits-report-finds.html

Fundamental question: Is capitalism less empathetic than democracy?

We Must Impeach Donald Trump Again | Time

After the attack on the U.S. Capitol of January 6th, Donald Trump and his seditious Congressional allies must be banished from public life.
— Read on time.com/5927034/impeach-donald-trump-again/

This is an excellent summary of the misfit Donald Trump. The big question is “Why have so many Americans followed him?” That is the question that will be written about for years by psychiatrists, educators, sociologists, political scientists and journalists.

One can only hope he will leave office with dignity and cooperation rather than contempt and violence.

When Trump leaves the White House, will irregular migrants keep leaving U.S. for Canada? | The Star

‘Half of the country has voted for Trump and it shows who Americans are. It’s not a place for people looking for protection’
— Read on www.thestar.com/news/canada/2020/12/27/when-trump-leaves-the-white-house-will-irregular-migrants-keep-leaving-us-for-canada.html

The world has to stop seeing its citizens on the move as ‘criminals’ or third-rate persons. The UN and world governments must establish universal passports or laws allowing free movement of all people within this spaceship earth. It would be a first time political move of the highest stature.

Joe Biden and Kamala Harris: TIME’s Person of the Year 2020 | Time

Together, Joe Biden and Kamala Harris offered restoration and renewal in a single ticket. And America bought what they were selling.
— Read on time.com/person-of-the-year-2020-joe-biden-kamala-harris/

A great partnership with experience, compassion, commitment and foresight, but with a mammoth job ahead of them.

Opinion: What are the chances of Trump ending up in an orange jumpsuit? – The Globe and Mail

Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr.’s two-year investigation into Mr. Trump on charges involving bank and tax fraud could result in indictments shortly after he leaves office
— Read on www.theglobeandmail.com/opinion/article-what-are-the-chances-of-trump-ending-up-in-an-orange-jumpsuit/

Disputing Trump, Barr says no widespread election fraud

WASHINGTON (AP) — Disputing President Donald Trump’s persistent, baseless claims, Attorney General William Barr declared the U.S. Justice Department has uncovered no evidence of widespread voter…
— Read on apnews.com/article/election-2020-joe-biden-donald-trump-elections-william-barr-b5809f588690776fcbb1dfc8c6e7308b

He will now get fired, right?

Disputing Trump, Barr says no widespread election fraud

WASHINGTON (AP) — Disputing President Donald Trump’s persistent, baseless claims, Attorney General William Barr declared the U.S. Justice Department has uncovered no evidence of widespread voter…
— Read on apnews.com/article/election-2020-joe-biden-donald-trump-elections-william-barr-b5809f588690776fcbb1dfc8c6e7308b

He will now get fired, right?

Trump uses power of presidency to try to overturn the election and stay in office – The Washington Post

After courts rejected the Trump campaign’s baseless allegations of widespread voter fraud, the president is now trying to remain in power with a wholesale assault on the integrity of the vote.
— Read on www.washingtonpost.com/

The actions of a paranoid sociopathic narcissist, bordering on criminal behaviour. / opinion

Trump’s attempts to challenge the election results suffer further setbacks – The Washington Post

Republicans faced losses in court in three states, while the final projections in the White House race gave President-elect Joe Biden a resounding 306 electoral votes.
— Read on www.washingtonpost.com/politics/trump-election-legal-challenges/2020/11/13/c967e05e-2514-11eb-8672-c281c7a2c96e_story.html

Donald Trump lost, but Trumpism is still thriving. Could it take hold in Canada, too? | The Star

Whether opposition to global trade and immigration, or grudge-fuelled resentment of institutions and experts, the political forces whipped up by Donal…
— Read on www.thestar.com/opinion/star-columnists/2020/11/08/donald-trump-lost-but-trumpism-is-still-thriving-could-it-take-hold-in-canada-too.html

Why would you even make the suggestion??

Even If Joe Biden Wins, He Will Govern in Trump’s America | Time

As America awaits the winner of the presidential race between Donald Trump and Joe Biden, only one thing is certain: Trumpism is here to stay.
— Read on time.com/5907546/america-divided-2020-election/

I suspect that Bidenism will slowly replace Trumpism as the nation and the international stage adjust to mutual respect, statesmanship, and concern beyond the self.

Donald Trump is the living embodiment of vulgarity and naked self-interest. To 67 million American voters, that looked pretty good | The Star

Joe Biden is reaching out to those who showed no interest in electing someone who would restore dignity to the White House, Rosie DiManno writes.
— Read on www.thestar.com/opinion/star-columnists/2020/11/04/donald-trump-is-the-living-embodiment-of-vulgarity-and-naked-self-interest-to-67-million-american-voters-that-looked-pretty-good.html

Americans are ashamed of Donald Trump being their President.