Ottawa grapples with ‘Rolling Thunder’ protest

Ottawa grapples with ‘Rolling Thunder’ protest

OTTAWA — Canada’s capital city grappled with an echo of the so-called “Freedom Convoy” Saturday as hundreds of flag-bearing demonstrators converged in downtown Ottawa under the banner of the “Rolling Thunder” biker rally. Despite organizers’ claims that the rally was an event solely intended to honor veterans, the demonstration evoked many of the same beliefs … Read more

‘Rolling Thunder’ biker convoy to descend on Ottawa. Here’s what you need to know

‘Rolling Thunder’ biker convoy to descend on Ottawa.  Here’s what you need to know

Ottawa is bracing for the arrival of another convoy of protesters this weekend, just four months after the so-called “Freedom Convoy” began a weeks-long blockade of the capital’s downtown core. The “Rolling Thunder Ottawa” event will see hundreds of bikers and other demonstrators march through downtown streets and stage several rallies on Parliament Hill starting … Read more