It doesn’t get much more shameful than this.

In a move that surprised and upset even his own supporters, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau managed to find one of the least “independent” people in the country to be Canada’s new “special rapporteur” to investigate Chinese election interference – former Governor General David Johnston.

Would you be surprised to learn that Johnston and Trudeau are close “family friends” and that Johnston has known Trudeau since he was a boy? That’s just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to how close these two really are.

Tune in to the latest episode of Ratio’d with Harrison Faulkner.


  • 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