National Newswatch

The U.S. Capitol violence could happen in Canada — here are 3 ways to prevent it

Jan 12 2021 — Robert Danisch and William Keith — Canadians should not view the recent mob violence in Washington as a uniquely American problem. The polarization that produced the hatred, violence and chaos unleashed by President Donald Trump’s followers on the U.S. Capitol is the product of specific forms of rhetoric — and they exist in Canada, too. What will keep them from boiling […]

The U.S. Capitol violence could happen in Canada — here are 3 ways to prevent it

Jan 12 2021 — Robert Danisch and William Keith — Far-right and ultra-nationalist groups, including the Northern Guard, Proud Boys and individuals wearing Soldiers of Odin patches, gathered to protest the government’s lawsuit settlement with Canadian torture victim Omar Khadr in Toronto in October 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Christopher Katsarov Robert Danisch, University of Waterloo and William Keith, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Canadians should not view the […]