National Newswatch

Don’t turn downing of Malaysia’s MH17 into a Cold War club

Jul 18 2014 — Jeremy Kinsman — High above a conflict on the ground, which looked only to get worse, an airliner from a distant country on a routine flight is whacked out of the sky by — something. In the uncertainty that follows, the 24/7 news operations give play to rumours, reports of intelligence service read-outs and, above all, competing accusations. […]

Canada-EU relationship about much more than trade

Jun 25 2013 — Jeremy Kinsman — A column last week by Gordon Ritchie (‘Prolonged EU talks no surprise’ June 21), on the difficulties apparent in negotiations between Canada and the European Union for a Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement deserves a response.