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U.S. Secretary of State Tillerson meets with Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland at the Global Affairs in Ottawa, Canada, on December 19, 2017. Photo: State Department Photo/Public Domain/Flickr
Brent Patterson | What's going on with the NAFTA talks? Has Canada changed its position? Brent Patterson breaks it down here.
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Dennis Gruending | The NAFTA negotiations are causing Canadian union and business lobbies to modify some long held positions.
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Justin Trudeau and Donald Trump at the White House. Image: Foreign Leader Visits/Wikimedia Commons
Brent Patterson | Brent Patterson breaks down the status of the ongoing NAFTA talks.
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Duncan Cameron | There has been no indication from Team Trudeau that it wants to add value to world politics, only that it wants to protect the status quo in relations with the U.S.
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Christopher Majka | Re-asserting public control over our money supply is a critical democratic and economic issue. Paul Hellyer has spent decades advocating for monetary reform and at age 93 is not slowing down.
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The FTA Follies - politicians as a chorus line lose control of agenda
Kate Raphael | Kate Raphael of KPFA Women's Magazine asks Professors Maria Floro and Stephanie Seguino, two of the premier voices on gender equity and globalization, to demystify trade policy.
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Berta Cáceres, ¡Presente! - Artwork courtesy of Design Action Collective
Dan Kellar, Raul Burbano | Raul Burbano of Common Frontiers on Canada's support of the post-coup government in Honduras, including the horrific situation faced by Indigenous people and others who opposed the government.
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Rick Salutin | Could we please stop treating refugees who drown in the Mediterranean as if they're another earthquake or tsunami? This isn't a natural disaster, it's a hands-on human one.
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Brent Patterson | Efforts are being stepped up to conclude a Canada-India Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement by September, just prior to the October 19 federal election.
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Brent Patterson | Undoubtedly, Harper hopes that the Modi government will ratify the Canada-India Foreign Investment Promotion and Protection Agreement, a FIPA signed in June 2007 but never ratified.
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Jim Stanford | Getting up to speed on corporate rights protections? Jim Stanford has prepared some background notes on the quasi-judicial kangaroo court system that is investor-state dispute settlement.
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Brent Patterson | From the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement to the Trans-Pacific Partnership, various so-called 'free trade' agreements are taking aim at the advancement of health care for all.