Conventional soldiers "keeping the peace" could be as fatuous as the obscene "war to end all wars" was. But apparently most Canadians like the idea of peacekeeping -- who wouldn't?
What do we do when those we entrust with our greatest hopes betray that trust? If the betrayers are United Nations peacekeepers, the answer seem to be nothing at all.
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.
We speak with Roger Annis, co-ordinator of the Canada Haiti Action Network, on his recent delegation to Haiti, the detrimental effects of corporate NGOs on the rebuilding process, and more.
Pascal Lacoste suffers from painful symptoms his doctors say is heavy metal poisoning from depleted uranium.
Former Bosnian war peacekeeper Pascal Lacoste suffers from painful symptoms his doctors say is heavy metal poisoning from 14 metals, including depleted uranium. He says the government ignores him.