While Canada’s goal in managing the COVID-19 pandemic has been to ensure the medical system is not overwhelmed, Australia has gone with aggressive lockdowns to largely eradicate the virus. For some Canadians living in Australia, it is the preferable approach, even if it has cost a million jobs and thousands of businesses.
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