I started this years ago, then lost my nerve. Wasn’t sure I knew enough to tell tell truth. Thinks have changed … and they keep changing for the worse.
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“There is no better trade show for defense equipment than a military mission.”
~ Marc Whittingham, CEO of the Canadian Commercial Corporation, the crown corporation that acts as Canada’s global military sales agency.
But just in case demonstrations of Canadian military equipment against the 90% civilian casualties in Afghanistan and Iraq are insufficiently compelling, the publicly funded CCC also rents a trailer with Export Development Canada at the big yearly CANSEC arms dealer trade show, which is where Embassy Mag caught up with its enthusiastically entrepreneurial CEO.
“You wouldn’t know it from the lack of news coverage, but the Canadian Commercial Corporation has been transformed from a low-profile Canadian intermediary agency to a major player in promoting Canadian global arms sales.”
There will be more as my sources reveal more. There’s a major arms dealing consortium that Harper’s government is supporting to fake a balanced budget with bribes. Unless the NDP wins the next election and we can sigh a breathe of relief.
“Too many guns in this damn town.
Baby flak jackets on the merry-go-round …”
Read the rest @: Creekside: CCC : a Crown corporation arms dealer.