Justin Trudeau broke his silence Monday on the ongoing protests in China against the Xi Jinping’s authoritarian Covid policies. Trudeau told reporters that he stands up for everyone’s right to express themselves, make themselves heard and “indeed protest.” Except, of course, if you want to protest Trudeau’s Covid policies. Trudeau doubled down on his hypocrisy the next day when he reaffirmed his support for the Chinese freedom protesters.

Trudeau’s inconsistency was blasted on social media as the rest of the world jumped at the opportunity to remind him how he chose to handle Canadian protesters who’d had enough of lockdowns and mandates.

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  • Harrison Faulkner

    Harrison Faulkner is the host of Ratio'd and co-host of Fake News Friday. He is also a journalist and producer for True North based in Toronto. Twitter: @Harry__Faulkner