I've held off commenting on the situation that took place in Ottawa to give myself a chance to think about the situation rationally.
What strikes me is that nobody realizes that this is what we've come to. I actually don't blame Justin Trudeau as an individual, I blame a dysfunctional system. It's dysfunctional because we've allowed it to deteriorate into a pile of rubble.
What we saw in the House of Commons yesterday was a metaphor of how far things have devolved. Somewhere along the line people began to compromise their principles. It's those principles that allow us to differentiate ourselves from animals.
Democracy is manipulated by people that seek power; it's the manipulators that need to sit a few plays out. Leadership isn't about power, it's about compassion.