Trade deals must be both economically and ethically sound

Unlike some political parties, we believe that trade agreements can and should be tools that promote human rights, labour and environmental standards as well as improve economic outcomes.

NDP concerned by lack of transparency, possible rising drug costs, procurement limits

As a trading nation, Canada must continue to trade and boost exports—but not at any cost, says Davies.

Immigration system overhaul overdue

While the Conservatives have addressed some peripheral issues, they have not tackled more fundamental problems like wait times, visitor visas, and recognition of foreign credentials.

Anti-Terrorist Policy: Time for a New Approach

Last week's extraordinary decision by the Federal Court in the Mohamed Harkat case provides a timely opportunity to review Canada's approach to anti-terrorist law making.

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