Posts Tagged ‘Empire’

‘Canada Adopts America First Foreign Policy,’ US State Dept boasted in 2017, with appointment of FM Chrystia Freeland..

July 5, 2019

The US State Department boasted in a declassified memo in March 2017 that Canada had adopted an “America first” foreign policy.

The cable was authored just weeks after the centrist government of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau appointed its  Chrystia Freeland as foreign minister. The former editor-at-large of Reuters, Freeland has since pushed for aggressive policies against states targeted by Washington for regime change, including Venezuela, Russia, Nicaragua, Syria, and Iran.

 

The State Department added that Trudeau had promoted Freeland “in large part because of her strong U.S. contacts,” and that her “number one priority” was working closely with Washington.

‘Canada Adopts America First Foreign Policy,’ US State Dept boasted in 2017, with appointment of FM Chrystia Freeland

Trudeau and Pence plot Canada’s role in US imperialist aggression..

June 4, 2019

US Vice President Mike Pence visited Ottawa last Thursday for discussions with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and other senior figures in his Liberal government about Canada’s ever-expanding role in Washington’s strategic offensives against China and Russia, as well as its floundering regime-change operation in Venezuela.

https://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2019/06/03/penc-j03.html

U.S. threatens Iran, ignores world climate emergency: What does Canada do?

May 29, 2019

Newly elected, Justin Trudeau announced bravely that Canada was “back” on the world stage.

In fact, under the Liberals, Canada’s new foreign policy is the same as the old foreign policy.

To get along with the U.S., Canada goes along with the U.S.

http://rabble.ca/columnists/2019/05/us-threatens-iran-ignores-world-climate-emergency-what-does-canada-do