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Canada's Navy: Deep-Sixed Over the Decades

Diane Francis | Posted 09.23.2013 | Canada Business
Diane Francis

Canada sure has a long, long way to go: The Canadian Navy has 8,500 personnel. The American navy has 317,000. Of course, the United States patrols the world, while Canada's navy patrols its own jurisdiction. But even so, the gap is not only noticeable but embarrassing.

The He Said/She Said Over bin Laden Kill

Peter Worthington | Posted 07.02.2012 | Canada
Peter Worthington

It's been a year since Osama bin Laden went down, but a debate rages on. Republicans accuse Democrats (if not Obama himself) of trying to get political mileage out of the anniversary, while Democrats (and Obama) say that Romney felt it wasn't worth spending billions of dollars to catch one man. Both factions are right, and both factions are wrong.