Canada and NAFTA

Photos
Jul 3, 2018
Dollars in a piggy bank. Photo: OTA Photos/Flickr

Donald Trump and the U.S. piggy bank

Duncan Cameron
World commercial expansion is dependent on payments made in the U.S. dollar, a currency that all nations -- except the U.S. -- have to earn through export surpluses, or go into debt.
Photos
Jun 12, 2018
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with Donald Trump during the G7 in Taormina, Italy.Photo: Adam Scotti/PMO

How to handle U.S. threats to Canadian trade

Duncan Cameron
Canada is better off working with other countries to build a reasonable multilateral trading world rather than depending on the goodwill of a Donald Trump to re-negotiate NAFTA.
Podcast
Feb 15, 2018
Image:  Wikipedia - Syncrude Mildred Lake Facility

NAFTA and Climate Change

Needs No Introduction
Gordon Laxer talks about NAFTA, the tar sands, and why a clause called The Proportionality Rule has always been bad for Canada. From a talk recorded in Vancouver on Tues. February 13, 2018.
News
Jan 18, 2018
Photograph of The Reagans and Mulroneys in Quebec in 1985. Photo: U.S. National Archives and Records Administration

Looking forward by looking back, 1988 -- Part 2

Karl Nerenberg
Brian Mulroney is remembered for his unctuous manner and the whiff of corruption that surrounded him. In fact, his was a consequential government. Part 2 of 2.
Event

Digby Quarry and the Case for Responsible Trade

Jun 20, 2017
Room 103, Weldon Law Building, Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University
6061 University Ave.
HALIFAX , NS
Canada
Nova Scotia CA
A panel discussion on the case to stop the Digby Quarry and implications of trade agreements on our ability to protect the environment.
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