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Prime Minister-designate Stephen Harper speaking yesterday about U.S. assertions that Canada cannot claim sovereignty over the waters of the Northwest Passage:
“…it is the Canadian people we get our mandate from, not the ambassador from the United States.”
When, I ask, when will this embarrassing anti-Americanism from the Conservatives and the west cease so we can finally normalize relations with our greatest trading partner and most special friend?

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