Cops, protesters find harmony at Toronto truckers protest

02/06/2022

A lot of it is tone and approach. Treating people with respect - and understanding the best outcome is one where everybody goes home safely - is the way to go. Gaslighting a situation like Prime Minister Trudeau did with phrases like a "small fringe minority" made up of "tin foil hats" might feel good in the moment, but make things worse.

This is not us and them. This is all of us. The people at the Toronto protest are from all walks of life, are great people, and deserve respect.

The police officers there were fantastic and did the city proud. They communicated with the truck drivers, were patient with the demonstrators and conducted themselves so professionally, no wonder the mayor and chief were so proud.

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