April 20th, 2004

WoW

Ouch... Burn.

This is written in response to Canada's non-action during The Cuban Missile Crisis:
(The non-action was Deifenbakers way of saying "look at us we are all grown up and can make our own decisions" I think it's also a matter of pissing off the US because that was what Deifenbaker was good at. :P)

"Sovereignty is exercised by acting in the national interest, by behaving as a mature nation, and by meeting the treaty obligations Canadian governments has freely entered."
J.l. Granatstein, Who Killed the Canadian Military? p 61

Burn.

A very interesting read if your interested in Canadian History. I must admit we (Canadians) did some pretty good work of pissing off the United States. heh.


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