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									                                                                                        Canadian Mennonite May 31, 2010                    23



      Liberal foreign affairs critic dialogues
          with Grebel students, faculty    Story and Photo by Dave Ro gal sk y
                                                       eastern Canada Correspondent
                                                             Waterloo, ont.


C     onrad Grebel University College’s
      Great Hall was nearly full to hear Bob
Rae, Liberal foreign affairs critic, offer his
                                                 Rae faced pointed questions after his
                                                 20-minute presentation, which focused on
                                                 the “relatively new idea of universal rights,
                                                                                                 record of Canadian mining companies in
                                                                                                 other countries; and Canada’s move to a
                                                                                                 free trade agreement with Colombia in
take on foreign affairs.                         universal freedoms and universal equal-         spite of continued war and alleged human
  According to Lowell Ewert, director of         ity,” and the belief that Canadians “share      rights abuses there.
the Institute of Peace and Conflict Studies      a common humanity” with everyone else          
								
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