While Ceasefire.ca takes a one-week break, let the Prime Minister know that Canadians share his determination to stand up to Saudi Arabian bullying.
Let Foreign Minister Chystia Freeland know that Canada’s Arms Trade Treaty accession legislation, Bill C-47, is just not credible without the inclusion of Canadian military exports to the United States.
Instead of building on the Iran nuclear deal, President Trump has chosen to unilaterally abandon it, with no discernible plan in place for what comes next.
It is one of the most under-reported stories of the year and it is making a mess of Canada’s role as a peace-builder.
Canada’s commitment to the principles of the Arms Trade Treaty is called into question by deeply flawed accession legislation.
Our sordid Saudi arms deal makes Canada complicit in atrocities against innocent Yemeni civilians.