Yellow Vests, Right-Wing Extremism and the Threat to Canadian Democracy
Volume: 1, Issue: 3, Pages: 12 - 12
Published: Jan 31, 2019
This briefing note explores the potential threat posed by the Yellow Vest Canada movement (YVC) being arguably infiltrated and co-opted by right-wing extremist (RWE) groups, and the possible escalation this may cause. The YVC has the potential to evolve from a peaceful movement into a national security threat. Yellow Vesters have become increasingly characterized by their death threats against Prime Minister Justin Trudeau,...