Thereâ€™s no evidence a single kidnapping has been prevented by the non-payment of ransom or non-negotiation with the kidnappers, says Gar Pardy.
There's little to suggest the protester represented anything more than a verbal threat.
History has judged the American war in Vietnam as totally evil. The same judgment should be rendered on the Afghan war.
The court deserves applause for its decision last month to hear an appeal on the issue.
Leaders should avoid rhetoric and work quietly to bring Canadian hostages home.
The Saudi arms deal is the lesser of the evils available to countries such as Canada.
There can be no expectation that our military interventions will do more good than the obvious disaster they are.