conservatism

David Bercuson’s Conservative Foreign Policy

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September 1, 2011

What, in your view, are the principal flaws in the liberal internationalist philosophy that has guided Canadian foreign policy for much of the past 20 years? I don’t think there are any principal flaws in the concept of liberal internationalism (LI). I understand LI to be the whole complex structure that came out of the Second World […]

Adam Daifallah’s Conservative Foreign Policy

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September 1, 2011

What, in your view, are the principle flaws in the liberal internationalist philosophy that has guided Canadian foreign policy for much of the past 20 years? The main flaw was the reluctance to take bold, principled stands. We were too concerned with not offending anyone. This occasionally resulted in Canada being isolated from its allies. We […]