Canada at home in the hemisphere?

This new year marks the 20th anniversary of Canada joining the Organization of American States. With that decision, Canada traded in illusions of a home in Europe and chose to face the political and geographic realities that make it part of the Americas.

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Prime Minister Stephen Harper at this year’s Summit of the Americas. Canada seems to be perpetually behind and trying to catch up in the Americas, writes Carlo Dade.
Carlo Dade
Published: Wednesday, 12/16/2009 12:00 am EST

This new year marks the 20th anniversary of Canada joining the Organization of American States. With that decision, Canada traded in illusions of a home in Europe and chose to face the political and geographic realities that make it part of the Americas.

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