For a number of years now Canadians have worn red on Fridays, encouraged by the Red Fridays Foundation of Canada (http://www.redfridays.ca/index.htm). This public display shows our respect and that we support our troops who risk their lives for the benefit (especially) of the Afghan people.

Recently I have noticed that few people still follow the practice. Like all things human we lose interest in something after a certain time. That strange habit implies that what we supported no longer needs it. It simply vanishes from our personal radar screen. Read more…