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Op-ed – Minister at Sea: Peter MacKay’s Latest Folly

April 26, 2013

Pricey, plodding Arctic/Offshore Patrol Ships ill-fitted to their planned missions. By Michael Byers and Stewart Webb The Tyee Wednesday, April 24 Peter MacKay is no stranger to maritime pubs. He could probably recite the words of Stan Rogers’ Barrett’s Privateers while drunk and standing on his head. But does Canada’s defence minister realize that he’s fast […]

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Procurement of Arctic/Offshore Patrol Ships Contains Titanic Blunder, Report Finds

April 11, 2013

A new report examining the government’s plans to build Arctic/Offshore Patrol Ships has just been released by the Rideau Institute and the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives.

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