Category Archives: Nation states

Nothing lasts forever

(March 26, 2014) The ongoing campaign for the Quebec provincial election and renewed discussion of a Quebec sovereignty referendum has occasioned speculation of how the Canadian cookie might crumble. One example is a recent editorial by Lawrence Solomon in the National Post, “Canada needs Quebec.” Continue reading

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Lawrence Solomon: Canada needs Quebec

(March 20, 2014) Those who think Quebec is dependent on Canada have it backwards; Quebec keeps Canada united. Continue reading

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Lawrence Solomon: When Quebec will leave

(March 13, 2014) If Quebec becomes a have-province obliged to subsidize English Canada, Quebecers will vote for independence. Continue reading

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Lawrence Solomon: European Dis-Union

(February 24, 2014) Hostility to immigrants, a two-tier Euro and a remote bureaucracy are unravelling the EU. Continue reading

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Lawrence Solomon: A U.K. independent of Scotland

(November 28, 2013) An independent Scotland that turned on its millionaires and turned leftward would soon be destitute. Continue reading

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