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PM Trudeau says Saudi arms deal stands; Minister Dion tip-toes around human rights concerns with Saudi peer

Did lucrative deal mute stronger expressions of moral and ethical condemnation of Saudi HR abuses? No 1546 Posted by fw, December 19, 2015 ***** “Look, everyone of us knows from … Continue reading

December 19, 2015

My open letter to prime minister designate Justin Trudeau – Cancel Canada’s secretive arms deal with Saudi Arabia

End Canada’s morally blind allegiance with a state guilty of barbarous human rights violations and war crimes No 1489 Posted by fw, October 25, 2015 Here is a first draft … Continue reading

October 25, 2015

Shameful arms deal with despotic Saudi Arabia violates Canada’s export control rules

By willfully ignoring the rules, Canada’s party and union leaders exposed as hypocrites No 1480 Posted by fw, October 15, 2015 “The arms deal, which was secured thanks to strong … Continue reading

October 15, 2015

Politicians’ lexicon of obfuscation sanitizes warfare business —Will Self

No 319 Posted by fw, October 30, 2011 This is my second helping of Will Self, the articulate British wit who writes “to astonish people”. And astonish us he does, … Continue reading

October 30, 2011 · Leave a comment