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The Other Side of “Irish Eyes”

Brian Mulroney abroad and at home

The Ramble

Memories from the PMO

Vintage Years

Two political memoirs

W.E. Hewitt

W.E. (Ted) Hewitt is a professor of sociology at the University of Western Ontario. He is the academic representative on the Canada-Brazil Science and Technology Joint Committee.

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Hemispheric Strangers

Despite many similarities between Canada and Brazil, their relationship has a long way to go March 2012
In Ottawa these days, Brazil is a very hot commodity. That is right, Brazil—land of beaches, soccer, endless rainforest and Carnival. But it is not its tourist attractions that have everyone excited. It is the other Brazil, the B in the rapidly emerging BRICS economies (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa). As you read…