The New Trudeau’s New Canada by Mark Entwistle and Ulf Gartzke – Project Syndicate

According to this insightful article from Project Syndicate, this week marks Canada’s first change of government in nearly a decade. The article tries to understand what the change will mean for Canada’s relations with the world. The authors suggest that the start point requires taking stock of Canada’s international posture under Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s predecessor, Stephen Harper.

Source: The New Trudeau’s New Canada by Mark Entwistle and Ulf Gartzke – Project Syndicate

For me, Stephen Harper had a formidable record of achievement for Canada and Canada’s position in the world. On the other hand, I’m seriously unconvinced of Justin Trudeau’s experience and expertise to lead Canada. Time will provide the evidence, of course.

Thoughts?

Harper’s Legacy: Undeniably remarkable | Akin | News and Features | Canada Votes – Toronto Sun

English: Stephen Harper, Canadian Prime Minister

English: Stephen Harper, Canadian Prime Minister (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

The Toronto Sun considers that for nearly 15 years, Stephen Harper has been the boss. The article examines his rich legacy.

Source: Harper’s Legacy: Undeniably remarkable | Akin | News and Features | Canada Votes

Although the young Trudeau has won a commanding victory, it remains to be seen whether his policies will lead to higher risks for Canada.

Thoughts?