May 30, 2013

What does 'defence' mean in the 21st century?

Elizabeth May
We continue to discuss defence without first posing some essential questions: will we be at war? With whom? And what are the real security threats to Canada?
Jul 19, 2010
The Harper government has just purchased $18-billion-worth of F-35 Joint Strike Fighters. Photo: Rennett Stowe/Flickr

Harper's $18-billion fighter jet misadventure

Peter G. Prontzos
Canada needs less spending on armaments for imaginary threats, and more money for housing, education, medical care, environmental protection, job-training, day-care, and other vital social programs.
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