Tag Archives: Stephane Dion

Mark Collins – “The fall of Aleppo shows us exactly what we have become”

28 Dec

Terrible Terry Glavin roars his rage; amongst other things he excoriates feckless and irrelevant Canadian word-mongering at the UN General Assembly–an excerpt: … The truth of it is we’d…

Source: Mark Collins – “The fall of Aleppo shows us exactly what we have become”

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Mark Collins – The Dragon and the Beaver: Ottawa in Cloud Cuckoo Land

26 Sep

The start and end of a Globe and Mail editorial (the paper is being seriously realistic about the Chicoms–see links near end of the post): Here’s the question that should occur to you as you …

Source: Mark Collins – The Dragon and the Beaver: Ottawa in Cloud Cuckoo Land

Mark Collins – Homa Hoodfar, or, the Iran the Canadian Government Wants to Engage

26 Sep

First the case of the Iranian-Canadian (also Irish) professor imprisoned in Iran: …A renowned anthropologist, Professor Hoodfar has published widely on gender and development, Islamic family …

Source: Mark Collins – Homa Hoodfar, or, the Iran the Canadian Government Wants to Engage

Mark Collins – US Treasury OKs Boeing, Airbus Airliner Sales to Iran (nothing for Bombardier)

22 Sep

Big commercial fruits of the nuclear deal look like coming through for some as POTUS gambles on the Iranian “moderates” (see end of quote below): The United States on Wednesday [Sept. 2…

Source: Mark Collins – US Treasury OKs Boeing, Airbus Airliner Sales to Iran (nothing for Bombardier)

Mark Collins – Yes, Virginia, There is a Canadian “Cabinet Committee on Defence Procurement”

22 Aug

Further to this excerpt from an earlier post, … Sources said the file is currently in front of the cabinet “ad hoc” committee on defence procurement, which is chaired by Natural Resources Min…

Source: Mark Collins – Yes, Virginia, There is a Canadian “Cabinet Committee on Defence Procurement”

Mark Collins – Canadian UN Peacekeeping in Mali? RCAF Helicopters?

26 Jul

Further to these posts, Netherlands and UN Peacekeeping (sort of) in Mali–Canada? Canadian Government’s Peacekeeping Heart: With France in Africa it Seems there’s a gap coming with which our …

Source: Mark Collins – Canadian UN Peacekeeping in Mali? RCAF Helicopters?

Mark Collins – Canadian Government’s Peacekeeping Heart: With France in Africa it Seems

16 Jul

Further to this post and “Comments”, Latvia with NATO vs UN Peacekeeping: Where Government’s Heart Truly is the well-informed Matthew Fisher of Postmedia writes that… Truck attack…

Source: Mark Collins – Canadian Government’s Peacekeeping Heart: With France in Africa it Seems