Its been no secret that I am opposed to all this “red-rag” nonsense that is going on in Quebec right now. I feel the protesters are behaving like spoiled, petulant children, pitching a fit in the grocery store because their mother just told them they couldn’t have that chocolate bar.
Thanks to an Op-Ed linked on my wall by a red-wearing acquaintance of mine, I have now discovered that protesters are horrible social engineers, on top of being a blight on this fair city.
The student protests have been going on for eleven or twelve weeks now, and I’m long past sick of this crap. Students are behaving like petulant children, refusing to accept any offer of compromise and insisting that the government essentially do whatever they want.
News flash… it doesn’t work that way.
While the students may believe they are the modern embodiment of Rosa Parks, fighting for their rights against an oppressive system, they are in reality much closer to the Tea Party down in the ‘states… the party of “no”, refusing to negotiate, discuss or compromise. Continue reading →