Hold the torch high

In Flanders Fields

In Flanders fields the poppies blow

Between the crosses, row on row,

That mark our place; and in the sky

The larks, still bravely singing, fly

Scarce heard amid the guns below.

We are the dead. Short days ago

We lived, felt dawn, saw sunset glow,

Loved, and were loved, and now we lie

In Flanders fields.

Take up our quarrel with the foe:

To you from failing hands we throw

The torch; be yours to hold it high.

If ye break faith with us who die

We shall not sleep, though poppies grow

In Flanders fields.

 – By John McRae

The Freedom Party of Ontario 

is the only provincial political 

party in Canada I know that hasn’t 

broken faith with freedom. 

Freedom Party constitution, 

Founding Principle

3. The FPO is founded on the 

principle that: “Every individual, 

in the peaceful pursuit of personal 

fulfillment, has an absolute right 

to his or her own life, liberty, and 


(hereinafter referred to as the 

FPO’s “Founding Principle”).

Founding Principle not amendable

4. Notwithstanding any section of 

this Constitution, this section and 

section 3 of this Constitution 

cannot be amended, and the 

founding principle of the FPO 

shall not be altered.