Where I Stand
Canada's Federal Issues
Why Trade is Important
Issues of Trade
Small Business Needs
Canada's small businesses often have trouble accessing Canada's trade promoting services such as the Canadian Trade Commissioner Service
Canada's lack of progress in trade deals such as this one means Canada losses valuable opportunities to expand to global markets
When relying on foreign imports, Canadians lose their jobs to those in businesses overseas, Expanding international trade would reverse this negative trend and expand Canadian job oppostunities
Small Business Needs
Trade Should Be Encouraged
The following video describes some of the many issues facing the Aboriginal communities of Canada today. It serves to offer a more in depth look at the reality these people face, and why the government must pay greater attention to the well being of all its citizens.
Why this Must be Adressed
What Could Be Done
The link below regards violence against aboriginals along with proposed solution and subsequent reactions.
The Importance of Veterans to Canada
World War Veterans
All of these people represent different groups of Canadian Veteterans
Members of the R.C.M.P. keep Canada safe domestically.
Canadian Armed Forces
Members of the Canadian Armed Forces protect Canadian interests internationally.
Issues Concerning Veterans
Below are links relating to issues affecting veteran soldiers, namely homelessness and unemployment along with insubstantial benefits.
Addressing the Issues
Aboriginal Issues in Canada. Dir. Ethan Varga. Western University, 21 Jan. 2015. Web. 3 May 2015.
Aboriginal Protest. Digital image. Idle No More. N.p., 2012. Web. 5 May 2015.
Attawapiskat Housing. Digital image. Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. N.p., Dec. 2013. Web. 5 May 2015.
Blatchford, Andy. "Canada Losing out Because of Global Trade Stalemate: WTO Director." CTVNews. N.p., 9 Oct. 2014. Web. 05 May 2015.
Canada. Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada. Canada's State of Trade: Trade and Investment Update 2012. N.p., 30 Apr. 2013. Web. 05 May 2015.
Canada. Foreign Affairs and Trade Development. The Trade Commissioner Service. N.p., 22 Apr. 2015. Web. 2 May 2015.
Canada. Foreign Affairs and Trade Development. Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Free Trade Negotiations. N.p., 1 May 2015. Web. 2 May 2015.
"Canada Lags in Trade with China, Says Emerson." Toronto Star. N.p., 16 Jan. 2007. Web. 3 May 2015.
Canada. Veteran Affairs. Who Is a Veteran? N.p., n.d. Web. 5 May 2015.
Canadian Armed Forces. Digital image. Veteran Affairs Canada. Government of Canada, n.d. Web. 6 May 2015.
Elliot, Josh. "AG Report: Vets Face Long Waits, Complex Process for Benefits Eligibility." CTVNews. N.p., 25 Nov. 2014. Web. 05 May 2015.
Injured Marine. Digital image. Our Wounded Iraq Veterans. N.p., n.d. Web. 5 May 2015.
Galloway, Gloria. "Benefits for Wounded Canadian Veterans Do Not Stack up." The Globe and Mail. N.p., 9 Mar. 2015. Web. 5 May 2015.
Map of Canada. Digital image. Maps of the World. N.p., n.d. Web. 5 May 2015.
Mccue, Harvey. "Aboriginal People: Education." The Canadian Encyclopedia. N.p., 06 June 11. Web. 2 May 2015.
Mckenna, Barrie. "Harper’s Game Risks Losing Billions in Trade from Trans-Pacific Partnership." Globe and Mail. N.p., 5 Mar. 2015. Web. 3 May 2015.
Potvin, Emelie. "Canadian Businesses Need More than Trade Agreements to Succeed Internationally." · Canadian Chamber of Commerce. N.p., 12 May 2014. Web. 05 May 2015.
R.C.M.P. Veterans. Digital image. Veteran Affairs Canada. Government of Canada, n.d. Web. 6 May 2015.
Sawchuk, Joe. "Social Conditions of Aboriginal People." The Canadian Encyclopedia. N.p., 31 Oct. 2011. Web. 2 May 2015.
Shaw, Ron. "Shocking Statistics Spark Calls for Action to Help Homeless Veterans." CTV News. N.p., 6 Aug. 2013. Web. 5 May 2015.
Small Business Collegues. Digital image. Small Businesses Association. N.p., n.d. Web. 5 May 2015.
Trans-Pacific Partnership. Digital image. Foreign Affairs and Trade Development Canada. Government of Canada, n.d. Web. 6 May 2015.
World War Two and Korean War Veterans. Digital image. Veteran Affairs Canada. Government of Canada, n.d. Web. 6 May 2015.
Worried About Job Loss. Digital image. Help Guide. N.p., n.d. Web. 5 May 2015.