Canada's Strengths Can Shine in the Obama Era

When Canada has been most effective internationally, it has been because we pursued two priorities at the same time.

Joe Clark
Published: Wednesday, 02/18/2009 12:00 am EST

When Canada has been most effective internationally, it has been because we pursued two priorities at the same time. We worked hard on our friendship with the United States. And we worked hard on an independent and innovative role in the wider world. Those are not opposite positions. They are the two sides of the Canadian coin.

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