Michael Zwaagstra - Senior Fellow - Frontier Centre for Public Policy

Canadian curriculums fail students when it comes to teaching the content necessary to have informed, intelligent debate
Canadian curriculums fail students when it comes to teaching the content necessary to have informed, intelligent debate Troy Media

Don't judge historic figures without knowledge of our history

By Michael Zwaagstra - Senior Fellow - Frontier Centre for Public Policy
March 7, 2018 - 3:55pm

Last fall, the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario demanded that Sir John A. Macdonald’s name be stricken from all public schools in the province. More recently, Halifax city council voted to remove the Edward Cornwallis statue that had stood downtown since 1931.