History will record that multiple vaccine breakthroughs ended the COVID-19 pandemic. But it will also show that ill-considered responses by our federal and provincial governments left highly damaging long-term legacies.
Here’s a list of what I call the COVID follies:
Destruction of the Canadian aviation industry
Canada’s airlines have been burning through their dwindling cash since the first wave of lockdowns.
A major deterrent to attracting passengers has been the two-week quarantine requirement, which turns a two-week vacation into a month off the job.