HAVE YOU EVER been in a convenience store or a restaurant and heard people speaking in a foreign language?
A video surfaced this week of a woman in a Shoppers Drug Mart in Burnaby berating at length a couple of clerks she said were speaking Chinese and should be speaking English.
“Speak English in Canada,” she yelled.
Mel Rothenburger is a former mayor of Kamloops and newspaper editor. He writes five commentaries a week for CFJC Today, publishes the ArmchairMayor.ca opinion website, and is a director on the Thompson-Nicola Regional District board. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.