A moment for Canada’s far right, still struggling for support
- February 7, 2022
- Jeff Kopstein, poli sci, The New York Times, Feb. 7, 2022
“You did have far-right populism — historically it was there — but it was isolated,”
said Jeffrey S. Kopstein, a Canadian political scientist [and professor of political
science] at the University of California, Irvine. Canada’s populist right has lagged,
Dr. Kopstein said, in part because the typical drivers of such movements — cultural
polarization and white racial resentment — are less prevalent in the country than
in other Western nations.
For the full story, please visit https://www.nytimes.com/2022/02/07/world/canada/canada-protests-right-populists.html.
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