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Listed below are at present’s Ottawa Solar letters to the editor.

The M777 155mm artillery system The M777 155mm artillery system Photograph by MCpl James Ross /MCpl James Ross

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SHIP THE HOWITZERS

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Re: Should accomplish that rather more; Pressing methods Canada can — and will — assist Ukraine, column, March 19

The column by Peter MacKay was a real eye-opener. Particularly his first suggestion of taking all of the M777 155-mm howitzers that the Harper authorities bought to combat the Taliban and transport them to Ukraine. As MacKay mentioned, “they’re light-weight, simply transported and lethal efficient.”

If there’s a reporter on the market who will not be sure by allegiance to the Liberals and has the braveness to take action, why not ask the PM a pointed query as to why these lethal howitzers should not already on the best way to Ukraine?

JOE LEGARI

OTTAWA

(OK, positive.)

NEVER AGAIN

Not solely was there panic inside the Liberal authorities and the banking neighborhood, but additionally the general public at giant when the Trudeau authorities invoked the Emergencies Act, indicating it could crack down not solely on “Freedom Convoy” organizers, but additionally its monetary contributors.

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Nearly instantly after Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland introduced the seizing of financial institution accounts, panic set in with large withdrawals from banks by many who had made contributions to the convoy. This then escalated when it was publicized {that a} lady in Western Canada had had her checking account seized solely due to a $50 contribution to the convoy, which means she couldn’t even purchase meals.

All this might have doubtless been averted had Justin Trudeau met with convoy organizers.

LARRY COMEAU

OTTAWA

(It might even have been averted had the convoy contributors civilly protested after which left.)

WORDS WON’T DO IT

When Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy requested politicians within the West for assist, he was met with reward and a myriad of assist. Sadly, this alone won’t assist the individuals of Ukraine. A few years in the past, individuals within the West have been incensed when China forcibly occupied Tibet. Rallies have been held, automobiles have been adorned with “Free Tibet” bumper stickers. None of this had any impact. A million Tibetans have been killed and China nonetheless guidelines.

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Warfare mongers should not moved by public opinion. Whereas Western politicians denounce Russia’s actions, they proceed to systematically destroy Ukraine. Phrases alone won’t cease this atrocity.

PATRICK MASCOE

OTTAWA

(Certainly.)

GOING BROKE, BUT GREEN

With a carbon tax coming April 1, this sick joke of a federal authorities goes to extend meals costs, heating prices and every thing in Canada that’s transported by car, airplane, practice or boat. One shouldn’t should go broke to be inexperienced. The logic behind this tax is for positive a my-way-or-the-highway state of affairs, with the federal government ego and slim thought course of in gear to punish the individuals of Canada with these, one might name them, sanctions.

This authorities, with now solely a 30-per-cent approval ranking, ought to simply rethink why it’s in energy, which nation needs to be focused on first and the way a lot Canadians can actually take from this bizarre assortment of elected officers.

Hurry, no-confidence vote.

WAYNE ROBERTSON

CHATHAM, ONT.

(The bizarre assortment of elected officers simply obtained a complete lot weirder with the Liberal-NDP governance deal.)

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