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Word of the Week

Equity - a belief that stems from the idea that we do not all start from the same place and must acknowledge and make adjustments to imbalances to overcome barriers arising from bias or systemic structures

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“Is Canada prepared to stand up for the Australians who are subject to hostage diplomacy as we expect the Australians to stand up for our Michael Kovrig and Michael Spavor? Are we prepared to actually engage in programming which will displease the Chinese government in concert with our allies? Or do we want to leave this to other powers and hope that if Canada stands relatively neutral, that we will be able to protect our market position in China?" - Former Canadian diplomat Charles Burton on dealing with the Chinese government.

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Teaser: Surprising topics arise during the Alberta NDP convention, Victoria council cancels Canada Day celebrations, and a third of Green MPs cross the floor to the Liberals. Also, Trudeau faces a complicated relationship with both the US and China.

Recorded Date: June 11, 2021

Release Date: June 13, 2021

Duration: 51:34

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