...the ship didn’t materialize out of the goodness of someone’s heart. It was paid for, and whoever forked over the money clearly expects a hefty return. Happily admitting the exploited folks on board would clearly seem to be encouraging that trade.**********
Is it also possible that, among the 500, a few hardened Tiger sympathizers are hiding, hoping to implant themselves in Canada’s Tamil community so they can continue to promote hatred and division?
You know, it just might be.
RELATED: Now for an opposing viewpoint
The Canadian Tamil Congress believes the poll results are a reflection of feelings towards the immigration system, not Tamils themselves.Nah, Manjula... this is about people being pissed at this boatload of queue-jumpers taking advantage of our good nature.
“I think there is a growing frustration,” said spokesperson Manjula Selvarajah.
You'll just have to trust me on this one.
LAST WORD: Let's ask an actual Tamil...
What about actual Tamil refugees here in Canada? How bad do they think life is back home?
As QMI’s investigative report shows, 71% of Tamil refugees here in Canada think things back in Sri Lanka are good enough that they’ve gone back home for a vacation.