Canada

Warning: Neglect your military and lose you...

May 10, 2017

Last week, Canada’s Minister of National Defence told Canadians that the Canadian Armed Forces are no longer capable of performing fundamental military tasks on their

The Battle of Vimy Ridge: Remembering why i...

Apr 12, 2017

It happened a hundred years ago, one of the great battles of the First World War. Few Americans have ever heard of it and the British have mostly

Remember Afghanistan? Let’s take anot...

Nov 10, 2016

Editor’s note: Between 2001 and 2014, Canada fought a war in Afghanistan to help destroy the al Qaeda terrorist organization which had perpetrated the deaths

Back in the Game: 12 ways Canada could cont...

Nov 03, 2016

The Prime Minister has declared that “Canada is back” on the world stage. He has mandated his Ministers of National Defence and Foreign Affairs to

The Defence Policy Review: How about an eye...

Jul 17, 2016

Following is the submission made to the Defence Policy Review by Paul Chapin and Rob Roy. Paul is the executive editor of TheVimyReport.com and a former

Why on earth is Canada sending troops to La...

Jul 17, 2016

At the NATO Summit in Warsaw last week, the leaders of the Western alliance finally decided that it was time to do something serious to

Do you know this woman? Our defence now dep...

May 13, 2016

General Lori Robinson, US Air Force, is the new commander of NORAD, Canada’s first line of defence in the event of an air or missile

Three reasons to end the monarchy in Canada

May 11, 2016

A CERTAIN IDEA OF CANADA: A former permanent undersecretary at the Foreign Office, John Coles, once observed that it was a “certain idea of Britain”

When calamity strikes, how much can the mil...

May 09, 2016

The Canadian Armed Forces are helping out at Fort McMurray, but the Auditor General has warned that their ability to assist in domestic crises is

3 Problems with the Upcoming Defence Policy...

Apr 21, 2016

Our first line of defence and the object of all our policy must be to work with other nations to prevent war … The first