Marc Garneau

Entries by Marc Garneau

Why Canada Should Start Gunning for the Arms Trade Treaty

(18) Comments | Posted October 7, 2013 | 3:22 PM

The senseless attack on Nairobi's Westgate Mall which killed many, including Canadians Annemarie Desloges and Naguib Damji, demonstrates yet again that no nation and no individual is immune to the devastating impact of terrorism.

The threat of terror requires a multifaceted response. There is no single measure that will...

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Has the Government Passed on Greenhouse Gas Action?

(123) Comments | Posted August 24, 2013 | 12:16 PM

The Government is not acting on Greenhouse Gases.

Sometimes it's worth reviewing what the Government said a long time ago, to see whether it has carried through on its promises. Case in point is the government's promise to do something about Greenhouse Gases (GHGs).

The Conservatives have repeatedly...

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Trudeau Is Asking You to Buy a Car You Haven't Test-Driven

(32) Comments | Posted February 14, 2013 | 4:47 PM

This is a critical time in the history of the Liberal Party of Canada.

As a candidate in this leadership race I believe we have a responsibility during this campaign to define where we stand; we must be clear in our convictions; and speak honestly to Liberals and to...

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Why I Left Space for Politics: It's Not Rocket Science

(23) Comments | Posted November 29, 2012 | 10:44 AM

To mark the official start of the federal Liberal leadership race, The Huffington Post Canada asked all the declared candidates to tell us, in their words, why they decided to run. Marc Garneau, the former astronaut and Member of Parliament for Westmount--Ville-Marie in Montreal, announced his bid for the Liberal...

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