The younger Trudeau decided to go public with his support for Harkat in an open letter to the prime minister. And the younger Trudeau did not mince his words. The PM's younger brother even threw a now famous phrase of his older brother back at him. He told the prime minister that lifting the deportation order on Harkat would be a great opportunity to demonstrate his much-vaunted "sunny ways." As Alexandre and Justin's father once said, in a much different context: "And now the cat is among the pigeons!"