defence spending

Columnists
Jun 22, 2016

Saying no to Canada's death game

In a reminder that the warfare state is never affected by who gets elected in Canada, the Trudeau Liberals are about to embark on a militaristic spending spree that will draw no opposition.
News
Jul 19, 2010
The Harper government has just purchased $18-billion-worth of F-35 Joint Strike Fighters. Photo: Rennett Stowe/Flickr

Harper's $18-billion fighter jet misadventure

Peter G. Prontzos
Canada needs less spending on armaments for imaginary threats, and more money for housing, education, medical care, environmental protection, job-training, day-care, and other vital social programs.
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