NewsBREAKING: Trudeau says Canada is a proud democracy in address to the nation SHARE ON: Smith Autumn, contributor, Wednesday, Oct. 22nd, 2014 The leader of the Liberal party has addressed the nation. Justin Trudeau says we will not be intimidated by criminals. He called Canada a nation of fairness and justice saying Canada is a proud democracy and a peaceful nation and those values must be held tighter. Trudeau also directly addressed the Muslim community saying that acts like today’s attack on Parliament in the name of Islam are an aberration to their religion and we will walk forward together. He also said that criminals will not dictate our values as a nation and they will not get to dictate how we use our public spaces with acts of intimidation.