Canadians Completely Unaware of Looming North American Union by Kevin Parkinson


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by Kevin Parkinson

Global Research, July 17, 2007

In just over a month’s time, on August 20, the most powerful president in the world will be arriving in Montebello, Quebec for a two-day conference. President George W. Bush will be meeting with Stephen Harper and their Mexican counterpart, Felipe Calderon. So far, the silence from the Canadian and American media has been deafening.

Talk to 90% of people on the street and they won’t know about this upcoming conference, and if by a slim chance they do, they won’t know the purpose of the meeting or why the leaders of Canada, United States and Mexico are meeting in the dog days of summer under what amounts to a veil of secrecy.

So, what’s this upcoming conference all about, and why are the newspapers, radio and television keeping silent about it?

The purpose of the upcoming conference is to ratify the Security and Prosperity Partnership of North America, which was initiated by Bush, Martin and Fox in 2005 in Waco, Texas. Essentially, this so-called ‘partnership’ will result in what the politicians refer to as ‘continental integration’-newspeak for a North American Union- and basically a harmonization of 100’s of regulations, policies and laws.

In layman’s terms, it means that once this ‘partnership’ has been ratified which is a fait accompli; we will be following in the footsteps of the European Union. It will mean that Canada will become part of the North American Union by 2010, and that our resources, agricultural, health and environment issues, to name a few, will be controlled not by Canada, but by the government of the North American Union.

A huge ‘NAFTA’ highway, one quarter of a mile wide, is already being built in Texas, where private land is being expropriated, and will eventually reach the Manitoba border.

Water will be the ‘issue’ of this century, as more than 25 states in the U.S. are currently in desperate need. Where do you think they will get the water they need?

The United States is already guaranteed 60% of our natural gas resources from NAFTA, which mean that even during emergencies when we need energy, we will have to import it, while we are forced to export gas to the U.S. This is just one example of how Canada is being shortchanged, and it’s only going to get worse.

Why has there been absolutely NO public consultation on the biggest issue (North American Union) facing Canadians since Confederation? Why isn’t Guy Lauzon, our local MP for Stormont, Dundas and South Glengarry, holding town hall meetings, bringing in cabinet ministers and explaining how the emerging North American Union will affect our Canadian way of life? Ask the citizens of Canada for their feedback. Isn’t that how democracy is supposed to work?

Folks, I suggest that Mr. Lauzon isn’t even aware of the SPP or the North American Union, which explains why the Conservative government has denied all Canadians information to which they are entitled. If he does have something to say about it, then let him raise the issue in our riding.

Furthermore, the example of the North American Union illustrates that our government claims to be democratic, but in fact, does it act like one, or does it prefer to make the big decisions at committee level behind closed doors, while masking its real intentions?

The ratification of the SPP, and the emergence of the North American Union have been organized entirely by government committees and private enterprise. I refer readers to my website at www.realitycheck.typepad.com

for further information on the North American Union.

If our citizenry allows the North American Union to come into existence, then our way of life will change drastically, for the years to come. With privatization of our resources, increased foreign ownership, and a Canadian government with less and less authority, our children and grandchildren will be come ‘North Americans’ and our quality of life will drastically decline.

The founding fathers of Canada must be rolling over in their graves.

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see:

North American Union (NAU)

Debunking the North American Union Conspiracy Theory  (thanks to Daniel for the link) 

9 thoughts on “Canadians Completely Unaware of Looming North American Union by Kevin Parkinson

  1. The previous commentor is naive to think that we live in a democracy. It is a democracy in name only.

    Your are contradicting yourself. Why is there a veil of secrecy(as you say) if we live an a democracy? Isn’t everyone supposed to be equal?

    The United States has obliterated their consitution even with simple president’s executive privilege.

    We are losing our ‘demcracy by the day!

  2. Well we can thank god for people who SOMEHOW get past the veil of secrecy that all us dumb-dumbs cannot. I agree we need to demand less secrecy among our leaders. But this plan sounds incredibly far fetched. How will ENTRENCHED constitution be over ruled so easily? Such a violation of democracy would not be tolerated.

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  4. as it’s said in the article: “say never never”
    but I believe even the totally corrupt and
    brutal mexican governement couldn’t dare
    without being wiped out. still I watch tilma
    and atlantica, as they certainly will try to
    challenge enacted by-laws in canada and
    establish regulations hostile to workers.

  5. ya, i see good and bad in this; mainly bad. i am from Canada too, and our culture would be the worst casualty of this merger. i am from Montreal, so pardon my English if it is not great.

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