The blockade and occupation protests have garnered support from a variety of sources within Canada. But how does a far-right movement made up of varying beliefs and prone to infighting sustain this size?
Early Monday morning, RCMP say officers arrested 11 individuals and served warrants to three trailers revealing a cache of weapons. Images released by police show one plate carrier bearing the flag of Diagolon.
Every day the government allows social media companies to self-regulate, Canadians are getting misled, enraged, and absorbed into the far-right and Covid conspiracy movement. Now a far-right mob has occupied the capital.
They say it is about truckers, and have raised over $6 million dollars on GoFundMe. But if you look at its organizers and promoters, you’ll find Islamophobia, antisemitism, racism, and incitements to violence.