I was in England during the death of Queen Elizabeth the Second. Although the circumstances were solemn and sad, one fortunate aspect was that I was able to see, first hand, the depth of patriotism and love of nation demonstrated by the English people, and the U.K. as a whole, and the love they had for their monarch. As a Canadian though, I had to ask myself a couple of questions. Would it be possible for such patriotism to take place in Canada and, what did the Queen really mean to us? Muted Canadian Love Although there were tributes to […]
Please join us for another great online presentation, this time with Spencer Fernando, who is an independent Canadian writer, and a Campaign Fellow for the National Citizens Coalition. His vast and varied experience in politics and journalism, combined with his willingness to stand up for freedom has helped him gain a widespread following across our country. All FDC members will be sent the event link on Tuesday, September 20th, 2022. If you are not a member, or if your FDC membership expires before the event date, please contact Bev Groenewold to renew your membership by cheque, e-transfer, or renew online. Bev Groenewold […]
We at FDC are pleased to announce the appointment of our new FDC Chairman Mike Groenewold. Mike has been a long standing member of our board of directors and brings a wealth of experience and dedication to the organization. We are looking forward to Mike’s skilled stewardship in the days to come.
About 7 years ago, some of us were sitting in Tim Hortons having coffee together. We decided that we would stop complaining about what was happening in Canada and start doing something. As a result, we started Freedom Defence Canada. I was elected chairman and we formed a board of directors. We built an impressive website, got a Facebook page going and brought in well known Conservative and Social Conservative guest speakers. Have we made a difference? I believe we have. There are hundreds, perhaps thousands of people, mostly from Vancouver Island, but also across Canada, who are better educated […]