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Trudeau kowtows to Tricky Dick; Chomsky on secrecy & power

he revelation that Pierre Trudeau phoned Richard Nixon at the height of the Watergate scandal to offer warm support is interesting news, but it’s not especially surprising. Canadian prime ministers often suck up to their masters in Washington, although they … Continue reading

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Trudeau kowtows to Tricky Dick; Chomsky on secrecy & power

‘Distinguished’ war criminal on CBC’s Ideas

s Henry Kissinger’s monotonous German accent oozed from my radio last night, I thought of Gerry Caplan’s gutsy online Globe column of June 3rd. It condemned Kissinger’s many crimes as well as the 2,700 Torontonians willing to shell out $25-$90 … Continue reading

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‘Distinguished’ war criminal on CBC’s Ideas