To be exceptional is to be unusual, rare or outstanding. Right now, we are none of those things. To be exceptional is to figure out a way to make it safe for refugees fleeing the U.S. to come to Canada and to give them a chance to contribute to our country, without having to go underground yet again.
Professor, activist, social commentator
Jennifer Andrews teaches Canadian, American, and Indigenous literatures at the University of New Brunswick. Her current research focuses on the Canada-US border and what Americans think about Canada.
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