Canadian Mayor Seeks Injunction as Trucker Protest Limits Ford, GM Auto Production

The Canadian border city of Windsor, Ontario, said Thursday it would seek a court order to remove demonstrators who have blocked most traffic along a crucial US-Canada trade corridor for four days. Windsor Mayor Drew Dilkens said at a press conference that city lawyers would try to argue its case before a judge later Thursday. … Read more

European ‘freedom convoy’ eyes major Valentine’s Day protest in Brussels against COVID-19 measures – POLITICO

You might want to reconsider going for a romantic dinner on Valentine’s Day in Brussels — as the city is likely to be completely paralyzed. A coordinated pan-European convoy of anti-vaccine protestors is expected to descend on Brussels on February 14. Brussels police are gearing up should the demonstration turn violent as others have done … Read more

What CEOs Are Saying About Inflation: ‘The World Has Changed’

Here’s what some of the world’s business leaders said in their quarterly earnings this week about what they’re seeing and doing about inflation. “We’re seeing inflation….Logistics, as I mentioned on a previous call, is very high in terms of the cost of moving things. I’d hope at least some of that is transient, but the … Read more