Which means they fear what made the Western world successful in the first place.
One of the biggest mistakes our society makes when looking at the past is to judge it by the standards of the present.
This is especially dangerous in a country like Canada – and in other Western nations – because it destroys our understanding of the values and principles that brought us so much success.
For example, it is absolutely true that there was more discrimination in the past. Unfortunately, many people use that fact as a way to dismiss the idea that Canada is a nation based upon freedom and individual rights.
What has mattered most throughout history is relative freedom, how free a country is compared to other places on Earth.