It has been evident that the Freedom Convoy of Canadian truckers and their supporters, which began marching in Ottawa weeks ago to demand an end to all pandemic-related rules and restrictions across the country, is not like most protest groups. And that's a frightening prospect for those in power who believed they could handle and exploit the issue according to their own time and schedule, regardless of the science or situation on the ground.
Alberta has cancelled vaccine passports after pressure from freedom truckers. The truckers who had been obstructing the Coutts border were unsatisfied with the resolution.
Shocking statistics regarding Canada's Omicron hospitalizations has come to light recently. The Premier of Alberta has claimed a staggering 60% disparity between the actual figures.