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Playing For Keeps: the Game of Foreign Policy

Christopher Sands | Posted 07.09.2012 | Canada Politics
Christopher Sands

International relations scholar Henry Nau suggested two metaphoric approaches to U.S. foreign policy. The first is the jigsaw puzzle. The second is the chess game. The United States will determine whether it wants to play chess or jigsaw for the future of North America. The question is, will Harper decide to play nicely with the others?

The Survey Rigged for Budget Cuts

Jeff Rose-Martland | Posted 05.27.2012 | Canada
Jeff Rose-Martland

Stephen Harper is getting ready to slash 10 per cent of Veterans Affairs' budget, claiming 80 per cent of veterans and their families are very pleased with Veterans Affairs Canada (VAC) services. Problem is, the survey doesn't account for clients who refused to take it.