Posts Tagged ‘Trump’

On Israel, Trudeau is Harper’s pupil

May 11, 2018

For all the talk about Mr. Trudeau wanting to re-establish Canada’s multilateralist and honest-broker bona fides, the evidence suggests he is our most unequivocally pro-Israel prime minister since, well, Stephen Harper. To be sure, Mr. Trudeau would never have added his name to the letter his Conservative predecessor signed this week declaring Mr. Trump “right about Iran.”But his policies on Israel closely track Mr. Harper’s, though without the snarky rhetoric attached.

https://www.theglobeandmail.com/opinion/article-on-israel-trudeau-is-harpers-pupil/

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Canadians should oppose Trudeau government’s support for air strikes in Syria..

April 16, 2018

The U.S. has once again flagrantly violated international law. Without UN approval, they launched dozens of airstrikes on Syria.

Ottawa immediately supported the U.S. bombing. In a statement, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said, “Canada supports the decision by the United States, the United Kingdom, and France to take action to degrade the Assad regime’s ability to launch chemical weapons attacks against its own people.”

http://rabble.ca/blogs/bloggers/yves-englers-blog/2018/04/canadians-should-oppose-trudeau-government%E2%80%99s-support-air

Canada avoids criticizing Trump over Jerusalem provocation

December 14, 2017

Canada’s Liberal government has stood almost alone among Washington’s western allies in refusing to condemn President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.

https://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2017/12/13/catr-d13.html

Canada’s opinion of US reaches record 35-year low after election of Donald Trump

May 8, 2017

Canadians’ view on the US have changed for the worse since the election of Donald Trump, according to a new survey.

Fewer than half of those surveyed have a “favourable view” of the US, the lowest in the 35 years the survey has been asking the question about the US-Canada relationship.

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-politics/canada-us-trump-favourability-popularity-poll-record-low-a7724676.html

Why Trump is starting a trade war with Canada

April 27, 2017

The president can look tough on tariffs against a country that has little room to retaliate.

http://www.politico.com/agenda/story/2017/04/25/canada-becomes-a-prime-target-in-trumps-trade-offense-000427

Despite their differences Trudeau and Trump agree on one thing so far

November 13, 2016

While President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau may seem like political opposites they do share at least one common goal — approval of the TransCanada 830,000 barrel per day Keystone XL tar sands pipeline.

http://rabble.ca/blogs/bloggers/brent-patterson/2016/11/despite-their-differences-trudeau-and-trump-agree-on-one-thin

What Trump Policy Could Mean for Canada

October 2, 2016

Donald Trump Praised By Conrad Black In The National Review

December 15, 2015

WASHINGTON — Donald Trump hasn’t received too many ringing endorsements from famous conservative elites — but he’s just received praise from one Canadians know well.

Conrad Black has penned a piece titled, “Trump Is The Good Guy,” for the conservative National Review. It apparently delighted his old pal, who’s currently leading national polls for the Republican nomination.

http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2015/12/15/donald-trump-conrad-black_n_8814862.html