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Rideau Institute opening reception photos

I just wanted to thank everyone who attended our little office launch of the new Rideau Institute on International Affairs in February.  My special thanks to Senator Douglas Roche who gave a very generous and rousing speech about the work ahead and why a new policy and advocacy instutute is needed in Ottawa.  I have to […]

War museum and nuclear weapons

Great for the museum to stick to its history when it gets it right as it did on strategic bombing of Germany, but when should it correct the story when it gets it wrong? In Nov 2005 I stopped by the museum and took the this photo of a display that tried to “explain” the […]

Success! Ceasefire.ca supporters push the reluctant Harper Government to join discussions on cluster bomb treaty

March 6, 2007 Success! Ceasefire.ca supporters push the reluctant Harper Government to join discussions on cluster bomb treaty Dear Ceasefire.ca supporter, Three weeks ago, I wrote to let you and other supporters know that the government was reluctant to support an international ban on cluster bombs. Practically overnight, more than a thousand Ceasefire.ca supporters responded […]

How the Left Should Frame Issues

Murray Dobbin Dear Ceasefire Insider subscriber Continuing with his series of articles for Ceasefire.ca Insider, we are pleased to present another in-depth look at Canadian politics by journalist and writer Murray Dobbin. The following is an intriguing look at the strategic framing of political messages. All the best, Steven Staples Ceasefire.ca How the Left Should Frame Issues By Murray Dobbin […]