On CTV Power Play - Tom Mulcair said
"They got it wrong at the border since the beginning of the pandemic. They should have banned the flights from China. They didn't do it. They said it was going to be racist. That was Hokum. It's not racist, its against the place where people are coming from. It's not against them. It didn't matter where they were from individually. It was the place the plane was coming from. "
For clip go 44:39 into video below
Now it should be said new research has revealed that the Covid19 virus was probably in the USA since December of 2019 - weeks before the W.H.O. announced the first case in Wuhan in January 2020. Below
So since Canada shares the largest border in the world with the USA, closing international borders & travel would make zero difference
As the country with the most deaths, and highest Covid19 infections is just south of Canada, which we share a border with.