Joe Oliver: The cost of the government’s feel-good posturing is out of hand

Justin Trudeau’s words and actions are undermining Canada’s economy on the altar of progressive narcissism

…This unsuccessful attempt to impose selective righteousness on trading partners is naïve idealism crashing against the shoal of realpolitik. So Trudeau is consciously hurting Canada’s national interest for no gain other than to burnish his self-image and cater to a diminishing base of fellow travellers.