On this week's episode of Progressive Voices, we speak with author and activist Yves Engler on his latest book. Engler documents how, rather than an honest broker or peacekeeper, Pearson was an ardent Cold Warrior who backed colonialism and apartheid in Africa, coups in Guatemala, Iran, and Brazil, and was an important contributor to the American war against Vietnam. The role of Canadian peacekeeping in American empire-building and contemporary Canadian foreign policy under Harper are also discussed.
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