“Transport Minister Omar Alghabra said that all 300,000 federal government employees and hundreds of thousands more who work for government-owned or federally-regulated companies will be required to be vaccinated against Covid-19. Workers who object may be fired.
Mandated vaccines are being planned for commercial air travelers, passengers on interprovincial trains, and cruise ships.
Quebec Premier François Legault refuses to hold a debate in the legislature on vaccine passports because he says he fears Quebecers would be exposed to conspiracy theories. Legault says that debates and legislative hearings are not needed because the three largest opposition parties support the order.
Thousands of outraged citizens gathered in the streets of Montreal to protest.”