Canadian Veterans Say Justin Trudeau Has Forgotten Them
- On Sunday, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau stood in front of the starkly beautiful monument near Arras, France that commemorates the Canadian victory at the Battle of Vimy Ridge. On the centennial of that First World War battle, Trudeau remembered the Canadians who died fighting "for peace" and said "never again."
But veterans of today say Trudeau, like so many other prime ministers, is adept at remembering what veterans did 50 and 100 years ago but cannot assess the sacrifices and needs of veterans today, CBC News reports.
The Liberals promised to revert back to a system of providing lifetime pensions for veterans after the previous Conservative government decided to offer lump sum payments to wounded warriors.
That hasn't happened.(Excerpt) Read more at: dailycaller.com ...
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