Baird mixes up his 'P' words at the UN

Speech gives greater glimpse of Conservative 'principled' worldview.

Kim Richard Nossal
Published: Wednesday, 10/05/2011 12:00 am EDT

Until the 2011 election, the Conservatives under Stephen Harper were always rather laconic when it came to international policy. The party's foreign policy platform in the 2005-2006 election consisted of precisely 171 words of embarrassing simplicities (and one glaring error that even a half-asleep undergraduate would have spotted).

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