Bush and Calderon to Visit Canada


Jr_J
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Canadians Completely Unaware of Looming North American Union
Bush and Calderon to Visit Canada

By Kevin Parkinson

Global Research, July 17, 2007


In just over a month’s time, on August 20, the most powerful president in the world will be arriving in Montebello, Quebec for a two-day conference. President George W. Bush will be meeting with Stephen Harper and their Mexican counterpart, Felipe Calderon. So far, the silence from the Canadian and American media has been deafening.

Talk to 90% of people on the street and they won’t know about this upcoming conference, and if by a slim chance they do, they won’t know the purpose of the meeting or why the leaders of Canada, United States and Mexico are meeting in the dog days of summer under what amounts to a veil of secrecy.

So, what’s this upcoming conference all about, and why are the newspapers, radio and television keeping silent about it?

The purpose of the upcoming conference is to ratify the Security and Prosperity Partnership of North America, which was initiated by Bush, Martin and Fox in 2005 in Waco, Texas. Essentially, this so-called ‘partnership’ will result in what the politicians refer to as ‘continental integration’-newspeak for a North American Union- and basically a harmonization of 100’s of regulations, policies and laws.

In layman’s terms, it means that once this ‘partnership’ has been ratified which is a fait accompli; we will be following in the footsteps of the European Union. It will mean that Canada will become part of the North American Union by 2010, and that our resources, agricultural, health and environment issues, to name a few, will be controlled not by Canada, but by the government of the North American Union.

A huge ‘NAFTA’ highway, one quarter of a mile wide, is already being built in Texas, where private land is being expropriated, and will eventually reach the Manitoba border.

Water will be the ‘issue’ of this century, as more than 25 states in the U.S. are currently in desperate need. Where do you think they will get the water they need?

The United States is already guaranteed 60% of our natural gas resources from NAFTA, which mean that even during emergencies when we need energy, we will have to import it, while we are forced to export gas to the U.S. This is just one example of how Canada is being shortchanged, and it’s only going to get worse.

Why has there been absolutely NO public consultation on the biggest issue (North American Union) facing Canadians since Confederation? Why isn’t Guy Lauzon, our local MP for Stormont, Dundas and South Glengarry, holding town hall meetings, bringing in cabinet ministers and explaining how the emerging North American Union will affect our Canadian way of life? Ask the citizens of Canada for their feedback. Isn’t that how democracy is supposed to work?

Folks, I suggest that Mr. Lauzon isn’t even aware of the SPP or the North American Union, which explains why the Conservative government has denied all Canadians information to which they are entitled. If he does have something to say about it, then let him raise the issue in our riding.

Furthermore, the example of the North American Union illustrates that our government claims to be democratic, but in fact, does it act like one, or does it prefer to make the big decisions at committee level behind closed doors, while masking its real intentions?

The ratification of the SPP, and the emergence of the North American Union have been organized entirely by government committees and private enterprise.

If our citizenry allows the North American Union to come into existence, then our way of life will change drastically, for the years to come. With privatization of our resources, increased foreign ownership, and a Canadian government with less and less authority, our children and grandchildren will be come ‘North Americans’ and our quality of life will drastically decline.

The founding fathers of Canada must be rolling over in their graves.

So are we being tricked here in Canada, or is our government just being influenced for the US to get some cheap resources and drinking water from the other side of the lakes, and control over us?

I'm not sure if this is BS or what. If this is true, then the public should damn well get the chance to show what they think. I'm all against this NAFTA/NAU junk.
 
Curiosity
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Ahem: Just say NO
 
Just the Facts
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We're already each other's largest trading partners. All of a sudden we need a new highway?
 
Toro
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Hahaha, Foilerresearch.ca.
 
BitWhys
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Six month's notice and the stroke of a pen...
 
normbc9
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CANADIANS BEWARE!! Neither Bush nor Calderone are conming with anything in mind but helping them seleve to your money, raw materials and under ground assets like oil and diamonds shares. All for free of course and then tell all of you how wonderful your great nation is and how they'd live here if the law would allow it. Baloney!! Watch those too every moment they are on your soil. And demand authen ticated transcriopts from every closed door meeting. I jus know in my heart the North American Union and a proposal fopr a new monetary unit (the Amero) will be one of the major topics. Don't give them you welcome, praise or national autonomy. These two are both known world wide for their inability to produce any thing positive and also for their underhanded way of trying to enrichen their own wallets with your monies. Look at the NAFTA agreeent and what has happened to both US and Canadian industries. Sure, the global economy may be improving but at who's expense. The US and Canada are carrying almost the entire North and South American continents economies today.
 
Toro
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Quote: Originally Posted by BitWhysView Post

Six month's notice and the stroke of a pen...

bingo
 
MikeyDB
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Globalization

Free Trade

Immgration reform


Too late......
 

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