A clue to his doubleness as tearful empath and harsh authoritarian may be found in his relationship with his self-preoccupied mother.
„As a personality, Justin Trudeau is a study in contrasts. He came into power promising “sunny ways” and transparency in distinction from his predecessor, Conservative leader Stephen Harper.
Harper had often been criticized for being over-controlling and cold, a coldness allegedly captured in a much-decried photograph that showed him shaking hands goodbye with his young son after walking him to school. A good father, so the thinking went, would have shown more sincerity and warmth.“ (…)