December 3, 2012Politics in CanadaCanada's ruined reputation: no applause for John Baird at the UNJohn Baird spoke on Thursday, opposing the vote granting recognition to Palestine at the United Nations. (Photo: United Nations)PalestineCanadian politicsfederal politicsUNJohn BairdCA Comments We welcome your comments! rabble.ca embraces a pro-human rights, pro-feminist, anti-racist, queer-positive, anti-imperialist and pro-labour stance, and encourages discussions which develop progressive thought. Our full comment policy can be found here. Learn more about Disqus on rabble.ca and your privacy here. Please keep in mind: Do Tell the truth and avoid rumours. Add context and background. Report typos and logical fallacies. Be respectful. Respect copyright - link to articles. Stay focused. Bring in-depth commentary to our discussion forum, babble. Don't Use oppressive/offensive language. Libel or defame. Bully or troll. Post spam. Engage trolls. Flag suspect activity instead.