Message to Jack Layton and family from the Rideau Institute

On behalf of the Rideau Institute’s Board of Directors, I would like to extend our wholehearted support to Jack Layton, along with Olivia Chow and their family.

We all look forward to Jack’s continued success in his battle with cancer, and his return to health and Parliament in September.

Steven Staples
President

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Civil society and the imperative of nuclear disarmament

Last week saw two important civil society events on nuclear disarmament. The first, on Thursday, 19 April, was a public forum presented by the Canadian Network for the Abolition of Nuclear Weapons (CNANW). The second was the 2018 Global Affairs Canada – Civil Society Dialogue on Non-proliferation, Arms Control and Disarmament. Former Senator Doug Roche opened […]

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