<iframe src="//www.googletagmanager.com/ns.html?id=GTM-K3L4M3" height="0" width="0" style="display:none;visibility:hidden">

Guest notes

Canadian notes

3 August 2019

9:00 AM

3 August 2019

9:00 AM

I’m a virtue-signaller and I’m OK

We have left Britain behind on this year-long sabbatical and are now in my native Canada for a month before I arrive in the US to teach at a law school for a semester. In many respects, such as their Westminster colonial and self-governing history, their size, the basis of their resource-based economies, the attempt by both to set up a federal system of government (not enervated by the judges in Canada as it has been, and still is, in Australia), and even having had James Cook play a role in each country being what...

Already a subscriber? Log in

Subscribe for just $2 a week

Try a month of The Spectator Australia absolutely free and without commitment. Not only that but – if you choose to continue – you’ll pay just $2 a week for your first year.

  • Unlimited access to spectator.com.au and app
  • The weekly edition on the Spectator Australia app
  • Spectator podcasts and newsletters
  • Full access to spectator.co.uk
Or

Unlock this article

REGISTER

You might disagree with half of it, but you’ll enjoy reading all of it. Try your first month for free, then just $2 a week for the remainder of your first year.


Comments

Don't miss out

Join the conversation with other Spectator Australia readers. Subscribe to leave a comment.

Already a subscriber? Log in

Close