Clancy Martin’s first paragraph makes clear why his thesis should be rejected out of hand.
The attitude will metastasize across society and culture, eventually corroding our most fundamental institutions and societal structures.
Canada, being our closest cultural cousin, exerts a substantial influence on our own country’s social policies.
Our suffering phobia has triggered a harmful societal neurosis that has both subverted human exceptionalism and undermined societal common sense.
Some jurisdictions are getting there faster and some slower. But that tide only flows in one direction.