When Justin Trudeau won Prime Ministership in 2015, Canada's global profile soared.
Trudeau became the world's "great white liberal hope."
With Trudeau at the helm, Canada became a beacon for liberalism and true progressive values.
Now, Trudeau a laughing stock, heading into re-election neck and neck with the conservative party.
Politico speculated that Trudeau's recent scandals and humiliations could damage Canada's liberal brand.