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New Executive Director Selected for the CDA Institute and CDA | Nouveau Directeur exécutif choisi pour l’Institute de la CAD et la CAD
The Executive Council of the Conference of Defence Associations (CDA) and the Board of Directors of the CDA Institute are pleased to announce that Dr. Youri Cormier has been selected as Executive Director of the CDA and the CDA Institute. He will take over from the...read more
Canada’s Civilian Cyber Warriors and the International Legal Implications of a “Strong, Secured, and Engaged” Cyber Policy
In the latest CDA Institute Vimy Paper, Leah West of the University of Toronto explores the legal implications of Canada adopting a more assertive posture in cyberspace. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY The past two years have marked a turning point in Canada’s cyber...read more
WHERE IS THE 2018 ANNUAL REPORT OF THE NATIONAL SECURITY AND INTELLIGENCE COMMITTEE OF PARLIAMENTARIANS?
By Jim Cox In the best of times, Canadians are, if not naïve, then generally apathetic about national intelligence activity conducted on their behalf. Count many Members of Parliament among the disinterested and ignorant too (Senators tend to know much more in...read more
the forum Independent views on defence and security INF Treaty: A Cold War Relic Unsuited to Today’s Strategic Reality By Joe Varner Despite the hysteria from arms control advocates, the Trump Administration’s announced planned withdrawal from the 1987 Intermediate...read more
Kellen Kurschinski, Steve Marti, Alicia Robinet, Matt Symes, and Jonathan F. Vance, editors. The Great War: From Memory to History. Waterloo: Wilfred Laurier University Press, 2015. Pp. 427. Reviewed by Richard Roy This book is a collection of scholarly...read more
Review of Kevin Quigley, Ben Bisset, and Bryan Mills, Too Critical to Fail: How Canada Manages Threats to Critical Infrastructure. (McGill-Queen’s University Press, Montreal and Ottawa, 2017), Reviewed by Dr. Robert Martyn. The book opens with a dedication to...read more