UNIVERSITY MILITARY TRAINING?The Conference of Defence Associations (CDA) recently commended the Senate standing committee on national security and defence for its interim report on the future role of Canada's Primary Reserve. It recommended the Department of National Defence/Canadian Forces consider re-establishing a military presence on the campuses of educational institutions.
The article says the timing is right, really? because now U.S./Canada have a
military agreement that will set down each country's roles and responsibilities should North America be attacked is in the final stages of negotiation, Defence Minister Peter MacKay revealed Tuesday night. -snip-
"This agreement provides a framework for the combined defence of Canada and the U.S. during peace, contingencies, and war," MacKay told the Permanent Joint Board on Defence, comprising senior military officers, government officials and diplomats from both nations.
"The plan describes the authorities and means by which the two governments would approve homeland military operations in the event of a mutually agreed threat, and how our two militaries would collaborate and share information."
I wonder if Obama's kids were boys, he would have sent them to the same Quaker school that his girls attend? http://www.sidwell.edu/index.aspx