The delusion of Canadian compassion

Harper bet that when push came to shove, Canadians would choose to prioritize a modest tax credit ahead of maintaining aid spending.

James Haga
Published: Wednesday, 04/11/2012 12:00 am EDT

If the proof is in the pudding, the recent federal budget revealed that Canada is de-prioritizing its efforts in the global effort to reduce poverty.

If you are already a subscriber

Subscribe to Embassy

Subscribe to the print and electronic editions and get instant access to Embassy online.


Quick purchase

Purchase this week's edition of Embassy in electronic format (PDF) for $4.00


Sign up for a free trial

For access to the website.



This Week's Issue
policy briefings