“This is an Olympic win for Canada and for Canadian manufacturers,” said Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters president Jason Myers when the Canadian arm of the American arms dealer General Dynamics landed a massive, $10 billion to $13 billion contract to supply light armoured vehicles (LAVs) to Saudi Arabia. Trade Minister Ed Fast announced the deal […]
The Women Do Peace Conference held on March 8 in Kingston was co-sponsored by PeaceQuest, and provided a day of depth and interaction on the theme of peace. See news coverage.
We want them to think again about promoting Canada as a warrior nation. Canada has always had a core value as a peacemaker, a peace builder,” PeaceQuest co-chair Alice Gazeley is quoted as saying in a recent article in the Catholic Register newspaper.
“Tomorrow is a Highway” Tomorrow is a highway broad and fair, And we are the many who’ll travel there. Tomorrow is a highway broad and fair, And we are the workers who’ll build it there; And we will build it there. Come, let us build a way for all mankind, A way to leave this […]
PeaceQuest is one of several co-sponsors of this peace conference marking International Women’s Day. Erna Paris is the keynote speaker. Workshops are participatory. Childcare and lunch are included in the modest fee of $25. And men are welcome too!