The image of Canada as a peacemaking nation has been tarnished by the war in Afghanistan. But many people would still be shocked to find out the extent to which Canada exports armaments. Richard Sanders is with the Coalition to Oppose the Arms Trade. He details Canada’s role in the production and sale of weapons. Richard Sanders speaks with Redeye host Jane Williams.

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