Category: Democracy

Canadian, Democracy, Geo-political

Canada’s Mistake

Let’s admit it, Canada blundered when it arrested Ms. Meng Wanzhou, Haiwei CEO, to be tried by the Americans for charges of dealing with Iran. Dealing with Iran is not illegal in Canada or anywhere outside the U.S. Having arrested Ms. Wanzhou, the government has been trying to find a face-saving way out of this …

Canadian, Democracy, Economic thoughts

USMC Agreement – A Case Against Ratification

USMC Agreement – A Case against Ratification and an Alternative Strategy Ron Brydges November 2018 President Trump’s belligerent threats of withdrawal from NAFTA may have inadvertently provided Canada the opportunity to look into the future and choose a better path forward. In a changing world we may be wise to review our place in the …