It’s not a good idea

Jury’s out on design for Ottawa’s multi-million dollar ‘victims of communism’ monument” (CBC)

Bash Stalin for “Stalinism” and Mao for “Maoism” all you want, but the Canadian federal government has no business or the moral imperative to finance with $3 million taxpayers’ dollars and a donation of public land a monument that insults the contributions of Canadian communists and socialists—most obviously free and universal health care—by wrongly equating Marxism with totalitarianism.