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Bernier calls torture document ‘wrong’; Diplomatic Manual

Bernier calls torture document ‘wrong’; Diplomatic Manual

Maxime Bernier, the Minister of Foreign Affairs, lashed out over the weekend at a controversial document identifying the United States and...

Speaking Notes for an Address by the Hon. Bob Rae, Canada needs to find its voice again in foreign policy

Speaking in Oslo on December 11, 1957, Lester B. Pearson said when receiving the Nobel Prize, "The choice....is as clear now for nations as...

Rae criticizes Liberal rival for delay

Liberal leadership contender Bob Rae yesterday criticized rival Michael Ignatieff for waiting for his return from a European vacation to call for a ceasefire...

Working with the UN

On July 17 I called on the government to go beyond words and work through the UN to address the escalating conflict on...

In the spirit of Lester B. Pearson

All Canadians share a sense of deep loss with the tragic deaths in Lebanon, Israel, and Gaza of innocent civilians. This is a time...

Israel is not alone

We live in, I think, in times that could be described as somewhat strange. I find it, personally, incredibly troubling when a Canadian Muslim...

At Canadian campus rally, speakers assail anti-Semitism

One month after pro-Palestinian demonstrators prevented Benjamin Netanyahu from speaking at Montreal's Concordia University, more than 500 people assembled on another Canadian campus for...

Why Bob Rae is Wrong

It was quite a bombshell that former Ontario NDP leader Bob Rae lobbed last week in his far-ranging missive in the National Post, entitled...

Breaking company with the NDP

Israel's right to exist within defined and secure borders has been a foundation of both Canadian foreign policy and the democratic tradition for nearly...