Eric Sabiti discusses Trump’s immigration ban and the implications this may have on Canada.
The Program Editors and Anastasia Shlyakhova, a political science student at the University of Toronto, discuss what Canadian foreign policy and grand strategy should seek to achieve during Trump’s term.
Electoral reform was a central promise of the Liberal platform in the 2015 federal election, but Prime Minister Trudeau recently announced that it is now off the table. The NATO Association Program Editors give their take on whether or not electoral reform is a priority for Canadians, and which system would be a better option than FPTP.
Erin Loney investigates President-elect Donald Trump’s stance on climate change, and whether Canada will remain committed to the Paris Accord and the international community.
Canada faces two program options in replacing its 79 operational CF-18 Hornets: replacing them entirely with 65 new F-35s at $17 billion to $45.8 billion or repairing the current Hornets. Currently, Canada has paid the latest payment to the F-35’s Joint Strike Fighter program, delaying the imminent decision the Liberal government faces in replacing the […]
Canada was once viewed as a leader of UN peacekeeping missions. However, this role has shifted with the changing nature of global conflicts. Jayson Derow discusses why it would be more effective for the Liberal government to devote military resources to the battle in Iraq and Syria, instead of fragmenting the Canadian Armed Forces to various ineffective missions in Africa to fight the same enemy.