The results are in! Reader’s Digest’s 2010 survey about the people we trust shows enduring confidence in key public figures—and holds a few surprises. Which professions do we trust the most? What role do friends play in our lives? How is trust—a shared social value—maintained? One thing is clear: For Canadians, trust is earned. In the midst of financial and social woes, can our most precious commodity be renewed?
A champion of the environment, David Suzuki has been informing people for years about the dangers our world's ecosystem is facing. Because of his commitment to change, ability to communicate and to get us to care, it's easy to see why Canadians voted David as the most trusted public figure.