10 photos falsely linked to Canada’s ‘Freedom Convoy’ protests

Posted on AllSides February 17th, 2022
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Days after members of the "Freedom Convoy" in Canada staged a large protest in Ottawa, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau called their behavior "an insult to memory and truth." 

Protesters were caught on camera standing and dancing on the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and other war memorials, and one demonstrator was recorded with an upside-down Canadian flag defaced with a swastika. 

Some supporters of the Freedom Convoy have also insulted memory and truth online. According to PolitiFact and other fact-checking websites, supporters of the movement have falsely claimed that 2.3 million people and hundreds of thousands of trucks have...

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