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"[The Trudeau] government’s apparent abandonment of Ukrainian embassy employees ahead of Russia’s invasion in February; its continuing abandonment of Afghans who worked for the Canadian government; its enduring and expensive fidelity to COVID-19 theatre; the lack of clarity surrounding allegations of political interference in the RCMP probe following the 2020 Nova Scotia massacre; the federal government’s failure, months later, to publicly provide persuasive evidence justifying its invocation of the Emergencies Act during the trucker convoy crisis; and Mr. Trudeau’s capitulation in returning natural gas turbines to Germany despite Russian sanctions." - Globe and Mail columnist Robyn Urback, detailing reasons other than a vacation to be concerned with Trudeau’s government

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Basis - the underlying support or foundation for an idea, argument, or process.

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Episode Title: Travel and Bans

Teaser: Court documents reveal no basis for Trudeau’s travel ban, Canada bans the importation of handguns, and fake outrage emerges over Alberta’s provincial police future. Also, while Trudeau is on vacation, there are plenty of other things to criticize him for.

Recorded Date: August 6, 2022

Release Date: August 7, 2022

Duration: 57:10

Edit Notes: None

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