RHOMA Members Reach Out

RHOMA MEMBERS REACH OUT (2019-10-31)

1. Ferry de Kerckhove in Front Line Security and Safety, ‘Implications of the 2019 Federal Elections’;

2. Hugh Stephens in the G&M, ‘Canada Should Engage with Taiwan and Others Given our China Troubles’;

3. Hugh Stephens in School of Public Policy, ‘Canada Should Encourage Taiwan’s Accession to the CPTPP’;

4. Paul Meyer, CIPS, ‘Star Wars: Coming Soon to a Space Near You – the Diplomatic Alternative’;

5. Colin Robertson, G&M, ‘Canada Cannot Cut Foreign Aid. We’re Already not Doing Enough’;

6. Links: Jeremy Kinsman, CTV News, ‘China: Seventy Years of Communism’; ‘U.S. Withdrawal from Syria’; ‘Trump and Syria, Brexit’; ‘Trudeau Minority Government Foreign Policy Implications’; Colin Robertson, CGAI Podcasts, ‘Canadians in Hong Kong’, ‘The Canadian Election and the Future of Foreign Policy’; Ferry de Kerckhove, Radio-Canada, ‘Brexit’.

Please see full texts here: ‘expriment_oct 31, 2019

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RHOMA MEMBERS REACH OUT  (2019-09-30)

1. Randolph Mank in Canadian Foreign Policy Journal, ‘Canada’s Quixotic Foreign Policy in the Shifting Global Landscape’;

2. Jeremy Kinsman, Policy Magazine, ‘Being Back: Foreign Policy as a Campaign Issue’;

3. Dennis Horak in the G&M, ‘Despite the Challenges, A Trump-Rouhani Summit is Worth a Shot’;

4. Maureen Boyd and Colin Robertson in Canadian Global Affairs Institute, ‘What Diplomats Need to Know About Canadian Elections’;

5. Colin Robertson, Canadian Global Affairs Institute, ‘A Primer to the G7 Summit in Biarritz August 24-25, 2019’;

6. Links to CGAI, Colin Robertson, Hugh Stephens and Gordon Houlden, ‘He will have much work ahead of him – Canada’s new ambassador to China and more’; Ferry de Kerckhove, CHMI, ‘Saudi Oilfields Attack’; Nouvel ambassadeur du Canada en Chine’; Radio-Canada, ‘La Politique étrangère de M. Trudeau – bilan à partir de 17.

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RHOMA MEMBERS REACH OUT (2019-08-03)

1. Jeremy Kinsman in Policy Magazine, ‘Darroch and Diplomacy: When “Persona non Grata” is a Badge of Honour’;

2. Daniel Livermore in the Ottawa Citizen, ‘Havana Syndrome – Canadian Government Must Act More Quickly’;

3. Jeremy Kinsman, Policy Magazine, ‘Letter from Moscow’;

4. Colin Robertson in the G&M, ‘Canada’s Passive Playbook on China Takes too many pages from Beijing’;

5. Ferry de Kerckhove, International Policy Digest, ‘The Two-State Solution is Dead. Is There an Alternative?’;

6. Ferry de Kerckhove in IEFA Magazine, ‘Putin and Camouflage Diplomacy’;

7. Links to Gaston Barban, CGAI Podcast, ‘Renewing Canada’s Cultural Diplomacy Regime’; Ferry de Kerckhove, Radio Canada, ‘Kim Darroch’; ‘Boris Johnson and Brexit’; ‘Iran: British Tanker’; Jeremy Kinsman, CTV News, ‘Johnson and Brexit’;

8. Novelty: A New Feature from the Manor Park Chronicle!

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RHOMA MEMBERS REACH OUT (2019-07-02) 

1. Jim Bartleman’s Law Society of U of Western Ontario’s Bar Convocation address;
2. Colin Robertson in the G&M, ‘The G20 Summit Will Be a Crucial Test of Justin Trudeau’s Foreign Policy Mettle’;
3. David Mulroney in the G&M, ‘Ottawa Seems to be Out of Ideas on Devising a new Kind of China Policy;
4. Jeremy Kinsman in Policy Magazine, ‘May You Live in Canadian Times’;
5. Hugh Stephens, Inside Policy, ‘Canadian Copyright Reform Report an Important Milestone, But Not Yet the Final Destination’;
6. Hugh Stephens, Policy School, U of Calgary, ‘China Rewards and China Punishes … What Lessons can Canada Learn from the Meng Wanzhou Affair’?
7. Links to Ferry de Kerckhove, Global News, ‘Indian Elections’; Le Jour J, Radio Canada; Chine-Iran, Radio Canada; Jeremy Kinsman, CTV News, ‘Trump in Japan’, ‘EU Elections’;
8. Colin Robertson, CGAI, ‘A Canadian Primer to the G20 Summit in Osaka, Japan’.

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Conversations avec Esther Bégin on CPAC (2019-07-01)

Raymond Chrétien – Part 1

Conversations with Esther Bégin presents an exclusive two-part interview with career diplomat Raymond Chrétien: an exceptional storyteller on the world of diplomacy and the challenges he faced as Canada’s former representative in the Congo, France and the United States. Chrétien also takes a hard look at political relations between Canada and its most important partner, the United States.

HERE: http://www.cpac.ca/en/programs/conversations-avec-esther-begin/episodes/66012066

Raymond Chrétien – Part 2

HERE: http://www.cpac.ca/en/programs/conversations-avec-esther-begin/episodes/66012070

 


 

RHOMA MEMBERS REACH OUT (2019-05-31)

1.Colin Robertson in CGAI’s Policy Perspective, ‘Positioning Canada in a Messy World’;
2.David Mulroney in the G&M, ‘With lives at stake, Canada’s misguided vision of China demands a careful reboot’;
3.Ferry de Kerckhove in CGAI, ‘The Middle East in 2019 Plus ça change…or worse’;
4.Dennis Horak in the G&M, ‘The Last Thing Trump Wants is a War with Iran’;
5.Jeremy Kinsman in Policy Magazine, ‘The Last Piece on Brexit?’;
6.Paul Meyer in Open Canada, ‘Bleak Prospects for the “Cornerstone” Nuclear Non-Proliferation Threat’;
7.Links to Brian Northgrave, ‘Just Ottawa’; Colin Robertson, CGAI, ‘Disruptors of the 2020s; The Coming Global Disorder; Jeremy Kinsman, CTV News, US blows up the Arctic Council and attacks Canada’s positions; US/China trade war; Pompeo in Moscow; Iran and the Drums of War; China/Canada/Huawei;
8.Ian Ferguson in the National Gallery Magazine, ‘Donald Judd and the National Gallery of Canada: An Enduring Relationship’.

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RHOMA MEMBERS REACH OUT (2019-05-06)

1.Jeremy Kinsman in Policy Magazine, ‘Taking a Breath to Avoid a New Cold War’;
2.Robert Hage, IRPP Policy Options Magazine, ‘Why Limit Pipeline Choices for Alberta Oil?’;
3.Deanna Horton and Jean Charest, the Ottawa Citizen ‘A Path Towards Internal Free Trade in Canada’;
4.Colin Robertson in the G&M, ‘China Has Taken Our Citizens and Canola Producers Hostage. Here’s How Ottawa Can Muscle Up’;
5.Links to Jeremy Kinsman, CTV News, ‘Israel; Iran’; ‘Sri Lanka Bombings’; ‘Venezuela, Canadian Sentenced in China;
6.Brian Northgrave’s ‘Just Ottawa’ – Articles by Numerous Colleagues.

Please see full texts in pdf attached. ‘expriment_may 6, 2019

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RHOMA MEMBERS REACH OUT (2019-04-01)

1.David M. Malone, Canadian Literary Review, ‘Ignoring Tectonic Shifts’;
2.Colin Robertson in the G&M, ‘Can Trump get USMCA through Congress? Canada should Wait and See’;
3.Paul Meyer, Open Canada, ‘What’s at Stake When Restraints on Nuclear Powers go out the Window?’;
4.Marius Grinius in the Canadian Global Affairs Institute, ‘Trump and Kim: Round 2’;
5.Ferry de Kerckhove, La Presse, ‘Des Décisions Déconnectées de nos Priorités’;
6.Ferry de Kerckhove, La Presse, ‘l’Avenir Incertain de L’Algérie’;
7.Jon Scott and John Richards, G&M, ‘The Struggle for Democracy in Bangladesh Deserves our Attention’;
8.Links to Jeremy Kinsman, CTV News, ‘China and Saudi Arabia’; ‘SNC’; ‘New Zealand Murders’; ‘Brexit, May’s Position’; Ferry de Kerckhove, Global News, ‘India-Pakistan’; ‘Chine’; ‘Edward Snowden’; and Colin Robertson, CTV News, ‘Canada-China’.

Please see full texts in attached pdf: ‘expriment_apr 1, 2019 (1)

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RHOMA MEMBERS REACH OUT (2019-02-26)

1. Paul Heinbecker in the G&M, ‘In a World Where Power Increasingly Trumps Law, Canada Must Keep a Sane Perspective’;
2. Jeremy Kinsman, OpenCanada.org, ‘The End of Britain as We Know It’;
3. Letter to Editor, G&M, signed by five former HOMs, ‘…the Canadian Government needs to urgently re-assess its foreign policy capacity’;
4. Colin Robertson, G&M, ‘Canada Must Practice Strategic Patience with its Relations with China’;
5. Ferry de Kerckhove, Link to forum-americas.org, ‘Global Economy Under Seige’;
6. David Chatterson, various articles, ‘Canada-Saudi Arabia; Diplomacy 101 – Be diplomatic, and Smart’, Tweeting is Not Diplomacy’;
7. Various links to CBC and YouTube;
8. Jeremy Kinsman, link to CTV News, ‘Huawei/US/Canada and Venezuela’;
9. Paul Meyer, CPAC, ‘Canada Answered the Call’;
10. James Bissett, Esprit de Corps, ‘Tribute to Canadian Historical Contributions to Serbia’.

Please see full texts in attached pdf: ‘expriment_feb 26, 2019

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RHOMA MEMBERS REACH OUT (2019-01-28)

1. Derek Burney in the G&M, ‘Where does Canada Fit in a World Ruled by the ‘Law of the Jungle?’’;
2. Jeremy Kinsman in Policy.ca, ‘Canada Amid Chaos: Quo Vadis?’;
3. Colin Robertson in the G&M, ‘Donald Trump has Ushered in a New Global Order.  Here’s How Canada can Protect Itself’;
4. David Mulroney in the G&M, ‘We Must Finally See China for What it Truly Is’;
5. David Mulroney in the G&M, ‘Michael Kovrig’s Detention has Ushered in a Disturbing New Reality for Diplomats Working in China’;
6. Hugh Stephens, ‘The Conversation’, ‘It’s Time for Canada and China to Tone Down the Rhetoric’;
7. Hugh Stephens in the G&M, ‘The Chinese Embassy Shows How Not to Win Friends and Influence People’;
8. Hugh Stephens, UCalgary, School of Public Policy, ‘Canada and China: What Happens Next?’;
9. Randolf Mank, Canadian Global Affairs Institute, ‘Does Canada Need a Foreign Policy Review?’;
10. James Bissett, Esprit de Corps Magazine, ‘Serbia’s Agony in the Great War’;
11. Links to Jeremy Kinsman on Canada-China Parliamentary Delegation, and, CTV News, ‘Brexit Deal Defeat’.

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RHOMA Members Reach Out (2018-12-18)

  1. Colin Robertson in the G&M, ‘Why the G20 Still Matters’;
    2. Hugh Stephens in China-U.S. Focus, ‘The Arrest of Meng Wanzhou: The Stakes for Canada-China Relations’;
    3. Phil Calvert in the Nikkei Asian Review, ‘Canada Must Resist Chinese Pressure over Huawei Arrest’;
    4. Hugh Stephens in OpenCanada.org, ‘Canada’s Dilemma over Meng Wanzhou and Huawei’;
    5. Phil Calvert in the G&M, ‘Michael Kovrig and China’s Reward-and-Punishment Diplomacy’;
    6. Paul Meyer, Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, ‘Washington Sparks a Space Spat at the United Nations’;
    7. Link to Paul Meyer in ICT for Peace Foundation, ‘Global Cyber Security Norms: A Proliferation Problem?’;
    8. Jim Bartleman’s Indigineous Summer Reading Camp’s growth is celebrated in ‘Steven Beattie, Industry News, Quill and Quire’;
    9. And links to JustOttawa containing material from John Graham, Paul Desbiens (Voyage en Europe Central, avec photos), Brian Northgrave, David Stockwell and Gardiner Wilson.

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RHOMA Members Reach Out: December 4, 2018

  1. Paul Meyer in OpenCanada.org, ‘Visions on the Future of Cyberspace Clash at the UN’;
  2. Jeremy Kinsman, CIPS Blog, ‘How Do You Make Donald Trump Laugh?  Democrats Should Think About it’;
  3. Phil Calvert, CIPS Blog, ‘Sectoral Free Trade with China: Harder Than it Looks’;
  4. Joseph Caron, Canadian Global Affairs Institute, ‘Is the Ground Shifting in Asia?’;
  5. Colin Robertson, Canadian Institute for Global Studies, ‘A Canadian Primer to the G20 Summit in Buenos Aires, Argentina’;
  6. Michelle Ruby, Post Media, (coverage of James Bartleman intervention), ‘They are Cries of Despair’;
  7. James Bartleman, Laurier Indigenous Circle Room, ‘A Matter of Conscience’;
  8. Jeremy Kinsman clips from CTV on Trump in Paris, US-Mexico Border and Jamal Khashoggi, US-China at APEC;
  9. Colin Robertson hosting Canadian Global Affairs Institute Podcast ‘Evaluating the 2018 U.S. Midterms;
  10. Also hosting CGAI Podcast, ‘A Crisis in Cameroon & Peacekeeping in Mali: Discussing Canada’s Approach to Africa’.

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RHOMA Members Reach Out  (2018-11-01)

  1. Hugh Stephens, Canadian Global Affairs Institute, ‘Canada’s Progressive Trade Agenda and a Free Trade Agreement with China: Are They Incompatible?’
  2. Hugh Stephens in China-US Focus, ‘The USMCA and the US Effort to Exclude China’;
  3. Colin Robertson in the G&M, ‘On China Trade, Canada Should Tread Carefully’;
  4. Links to Ferry de Kerckhove on ‘La Francophonie’ and ‘Khashoggi’;
  5. Links to Jeremy Kinsman on ‘Saudi Arabia, Khashoggi and INF Treaty’;
  6. Global Affairs Institute featuring host, Colin Robertson, ‘Euro-Russian Relations in 2018: A Discussion with Andrew Rasiulis’;
  7. Alan Bowker, Laurier Centre for Military, Strategic and Disarmament Studies, ‘The MacKay Fallen, Parts I and II’.

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RHOMA Members Reach Out: October, 2018
    1. Marius Grinius, in the G&M, ‘The Koreas Are Getting Along – but Denuclearization Questions Remain’;
    2. Joe Bisset, in the National Post, ‘How Canada Can Fix Border Mess’;
    3. Canadian Global Affairs Institute, ‘An Update on NAFTA: Can We Get to a Deal?’ featuring Colin Robertson;
    4. Hugh Stephens in iPolitics, ‘How the Dairy Lobby’s Cash Grab Put Canada in Trump’s Crosshairs’;
    5. Colin Robertson in the G&M, ‘Three Unresolved NAFTA Issues Canada Can’t Afford to Ignore’;
    6. (After USMCA) Colin Robertson in the G&M, ‘Don’t Celebrate Just Yet. USMCA is Far from Being a Done Deal’;
    7. Jeremy Kinsman in Policy, ‘MovingOn: The West Adjusts to a Rogue U.S. President’;
    8. Jeremy Kinsman (discussion) Global Affairs Institute Podcast, ‘The World According to Populists’;
    9. CTV News clips: Jeremy Kinsman, ‘USMCA’, Melania in Africa’; ‘Canada at the UN’; ‘China: U.S. Tariffs’; ‘NAFTA, USA-ICC’; ‘USA: Cohen and Manafort’;
    10. Édition 2018 Les Nations Unies et le Canada: ‘Ce Que le Canada Pourrait et Devrait Faire aux Nations Unies en 2018’, John E. Trent, Éditeur;
    11. Ferry de Kerckhove, Incidences pour les Nations Unies, ‘Le Canada et l’Arabie Saoudite’;
    12. Daniel Livermore, ‘Comment s’organiser pour Remettre le Canada en Selle sur la Scène internationale’;
    13. Paul Meyer, Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, ‘Talks to Ban Nuclear Materials Need a Fresh Start’;
    14. Bob Hage, Canadian Global Affairs Institute, ‘Rights of Passage: It’s Time the U.S. Recognizes Canada’s Arctic Claim’;
    15. Colin Robertson, iPolitics, ‘Canada Had a Friend in John McCain’;
    16. Paul Heinbecker in the G&M, ‘Canada Owes No Apology to the Saudis’;
    17. Colin Robertson in the G&M, ‘Canada-Saudi Rift: The Next Steps Forward for Ottawa’;
    18. Ferry de Kerckhove, links, in Arabic, to Al Jazeera, ‘The Canada-Saudi Dispute’;
    19. Gordon Houlden, joint School of Public Policy/Canadian Global Affairs Institute, ‘The Security Dimension of a China Free Trade Agreement: Balancing Benefits and Risk’;
    20. Phil Calvert, U of A’s China Institute, ‘The US-Mexico-Canada Agreement: What’s Next for Trade with China?’;
    21. Hugh Stephens, in the G&M, ‘USMCA’s Fine Print Giving U.S. the Right to Veto Canada-China Trade Deal is a Major Setback’;
    22. Ian Ferguson in the National Gallery Online Magazine, ‘Thomas Cole: A Fresh Look at the Father of American Landscape’;
    23. Hugh Stephens in Inside Policy, “… intellectual property concerns and grass-roots movements … “.

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