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Halifax, Nova Scotia, 18 June 2008, Dennis Jarvis via Flickr, CC BY-SA 2.0

As Canada claims victory for salvaging North American free trade, the true cost of capitulating to the United States’ blustering may be too high to warrant celebration.

Mexico's Minister of Economy Ildefonso Guajardo (L) looks on as Canadian Foreign Affairs minister Chrystia Freeland speaks to the press at the closing of the NAFTA meetings in Montreal, Quebec, 29 January 2018, PETER MCCABE/AFP/Getty Images

The announcement that the United States and Mexico had reached a tentative agreement on NAFTA has sent Canadian diplomats scrambling, and has digital rights advocates seriously concerned.

Cambridge Analytica former employee and whistleblower Christopher Wylie is sworn in before he testifies at the Senate Judiciary Committee on Cambridge Analytica and data privacy in Washington, DC 16 May 2018, MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images

Christopher Wylie, former director of research at Cambridge Analytica, testified before a Canadian parliamentary committee and answered questions on the state of privacy.