A new year's resolution for the Arctic: Less rhetoric

Rather than worrying about the North Pole, Canada will have its hands full pulling itself up from the bottom of the league in Arctic economic development.

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Prime Minister Stephen Harper in Rankin Inlet, NU in August 2013.
John Higginbotham
Published: Wednesday, 01/08/2014 12:18 am EST
Last Updated: Friday, 01/10/2014 12:38 am EST

Canada’s recent claim to the North Pole had comic, serious and worrying aspects that underlined the variety of Canadian Arctic policy.

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