The morality of Harper’s electoral politics

Harper said global politics is a “struggle between good and bad” and his actions would be guided by “moral clarity.” Whose morals?

PMO Photo: Jason Ransom
Prime Minister Stephen Harper and his wife Laureen head to China Feb. 6.
Betty Plewes, Mark Stiles
Published: Monday, 02/06/2012 12:00 am EST

Following the May 2011 election, some thought that the longed-for majority would allow Mr. Harper to free foreign policy from its domestic political ties and focus more on the Canadian values of which he so often speaks.

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