There is too much power concentrated in the un-elected, unconstitutional, PMO! No PM should be able to prorogue or show contempt for parliament with impunity! Canada's theoretical Head of State is a Monarch, increasingly seen as foreign and irrelevant. All the monarch's responsibilities in Canada are, in theory, exercised by the Governor-General. The G-G is largely an irrelevant rubber stamp for the PMO. I believe the ...more »
Some people object to being required to take the oath of allegiance due to violating their religious beliefs or opposition to hereditary privilege. The lieutenant governor, MPPs, justices of the superior courts, appellate courts and provincial courts, staff of the Ontario civil service, including crown appointees, are required to take the oath of allegiance to the queen.