Waiting in the Wings

It’s not only Justin Trudeau’s deservedly vaunted oratory that rebuts his detractors characterizations of him as a dilettante of theatre, but his command of foreshadow, as witnessed in the unfolding drama of his ministerial ascendence. He is, after all, the lead character in his own self-fulfilling bedtime story. A national lullaby whispered into the ear of Canada’s tolerant and Harper-weary...