“My adopted country, how could it turn against us?” asks Dr. Stephen Kish in U.S. Expats Feel Sold Out by Tim Harper in the Toronto Star.
On this week when national holidays mean cross-border expressions of friendship and neighbourly bonhomie, the Stephen Harper Conservatives officially gave the U.S. the gift that will keep on giving.
They have allowed Uncle Sam to reach across the border and grab what they can from hundreds of thousands who have made Canada their home, are Canadian citizens and have pledged loyalty and affection to their adopted land.
It`s a pretty decent article, calling FATCA a typical bully-boy move by the U.S. and calling the Liberals and NDP meek. (Actually the NDP was pretty strong even though they were late to the game.
I would suggest the media was even weaker. Lots of news now, but we needed them years, months or weeks ago when they could have helped stop this nightmare before it ever reached this stage!