police state, canada ed.
locally, the mayor just denied a diversion of the scheduled police budget increase into public health. addiction and mental health crisis', but gotta maintain that 6 to 1 spending buffer over public health during a pandemic?
federally, rcmp in nova scotia standing by idly as settlers terrorize the indigenous fishing community there - assault, torching vans, destroying lobsters they caught, etc. situation is escalating.
provincially, alberta? idk they're apparently axing eleven thousand (11,000) health care jobs. probably to funnel more into cops, who tf knows.