January 2, 2014

Canada's Bitter, Small-Minded Foreign Policy

Peter Jones, Globe and Mail

The Associated Press

A foreign policy comprises many things. Interests, however defined, often dominate. But values must also be present if that policy is to be more than a series of transactions. Canada has always been a curious country when it comes to foreign policy. Blessed with abundant resources and not specifically threatened, we have always had more scope than most to indulge in ideas. But core interests have traditionally underpinned our foreign policy.

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TAGGED: Stephen Harper, Canada


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