Why does America keep spying on their closest allies?

Another G7 Summit is over, and with it two political traditions that never go away; leaders from the G7 can’t take a decent photo together, and America keeps getting caught spying on their supposed allies.  This time it was discovered through an internal investigation...
COVID-19: Forget Trudeau, it’s Canadians who are saving Canada

COVID-19: Forget Trudeau, it’s Canadians who are saving Canada

For all that we have in common with Americans, Canadians have one characteristic that likely helped us fall in line during this crisis; we tend to require more personal space than other cultures. This is partly due to the geography of Canada, an immense country in size that gives us a subconscious preference to be given as much space as possible. I believe this is also why we Canadians tend to reflexively say ‘sorry’ a thousand times daily, a byproduct of needing to maintain our physical distance from each other.

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