July 6, 2017
“So that’s done. The case of Omar Khadr versus the government of Canada has been settled. The former child enemy combatant will split $10.5-million with his lawyers, and the government will apologize. The mainstream media and the ruling class are unanimous in their approval. The rule of law has been upheld. Justice has been served.
In the rest of the country, the verdict is quite different. The rest of the country thinks this deal stinks.
“I, Charles Adler, would not apologize to Omar Khadr, even if you offered me $10.5-million,” declared Canada’s top private-sector radio host. “It would be a betrayal.””