The official rationale for Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s recent India trip was to promote foreign investment and trade. But it’s real purpose was all domestic politics.
And specifically, the India trip was all about He-Who-Liberals-Must-Not-Name: Jagmeet Singh, who’s working to build NDP support among Indo-Canadian voters.
The Liberals are absolutely obsessed and paranoid about The-Opponent-They-Will-Not-Name.
I think there were any number of reasons for Justin’s little jaunt not the least of which is his imperial narcissism. Let’s not forget that Sophie’s choice played a role…