April 3, 2012
A Diminished Canada at Home and Abroad
Andrew Cohen, Ottawa Citizen
There are many words commentators have used to describe the new federal budget: conservative, cautious, humdrum, prudent, bold, visionary, revolutionary, transformative. It's hard to find le mot juste but here's another: small.
Small government. Small minds. Small ideas. Parochial, petty, cheap.