April 18, 2012

What Comes After the War on Drugs

Dan Gardner, Ottawa Citizen

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Colombia's president has the right idea. We must, first, accept that the status quo is a mess. That doesn't mean committing to any particular change. It just means acknowledging what is obviously true.

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TAGGED: Canada, Colombia, Stephen Harper, War on Drugs, Juan Manuel Santos


April 10, 2012
Is Canada Witnessing a 'Western Spring'?
Jesse Kline, National Post
If recent polls are any indication - and they should always be taken with a grain of salt - we could be in the midst of a Western Spring. more ››
April 11, 2012
Pax Americana at Heart of Harper's F-35 Posture
John Ivison, Nat'l Post
The Canadian government's decision to go with the F-35 appears to be part of a tacit political agreement between the United States and key allies like Japan and Australia to contain China's ambitions. more ››
April 8, 2012
Harper Muzzles Canada's Diplomats
Haroon Siddiqui, Toronto Star
What matters most to Harper is not human rights and democracy but rather their exact opposite: keeping authoritarian control, both at home and abroad. more ››
This week, at a summit in Colombia, the president has a chance to show he understands there has to be a political solution. more ››