Should Team Canada Boycott the 2022 Beijing Olympics? The LeDrew Three Minute Interview with David Mulroney

There have been rumblings about a boycott of the 2022 Winter Olympics in China. But David Shoemaker, CEO of the Canadian Olympic Committee, and Karen O’Neill, CEO of the Canadian Paralympic Committee have both made it clear that they don’t believe boycotts will work. Is it time for Canada to stand up to China and… Continue reading Should Team Canada Boycott the 2022 Beijing Olympics? The LeDrew Three Minute Interview with David Mulroney

Religion is under assault in China. But Canada may not have the moral high ground it needs to defend it: David Mulroney in the Globe and Mail

But what is certainly clear is that Canadians are unlikely to champion religious freedom in China, or anywhere, if we don’t respect it everywhere – Canada included, writes David Mulroney in the Globe and Mail. The following essay is adapted from a presentation to the Cardus Religious Freedom Institute’s online seminar, “Mao vs. God: State… Continue reading Religion is under assault in China. But Canada may not have the moral high ground it needs to defend it: David Mulroney in the Globe and Mail

PM Trudeau facing increased pressure to free Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou: David Mulroney on CBC’s Power & Politics

With calls to capitulate to China and end the extradition proceedings of Meng Wanzhou gaining traction in some circles, former ambassador to China and member of MLI’s Advisory Council David Mulroney was on CBC’s Power & Politics to discuss why ending the extradition proceedings is the wrong course of action. “The reality is that China… Continue reading PM Trudeau facing increased pressure to free Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou: David Mulroney on CBC’s Power & Politics

Cancelled testimony by David Mulroney raises alarm over government’s China policy

OTTAWA, ON (June 5, 2020): With the activities of Canada’s valuable Special Committee on Canada-China Relations sidelined by the government, parliamentarians were denied an important opportunity to hear from one of the country’s leading experts on dealing with the regime in Beijing. In a new MLI commentary titled Open Memo to the Special Committee on… Continue reading Cancelled testimony by David Mulroney raises alarm over government’s China policy

Former Ambassador David Mulroney Joins MLI’s Advisory Council

OTTAWA, ON (June 5, 2020): The Macdonald-Laurier Institute is pleased to welcome our newest Advisory Council member, David Mulroney, who will help guide and support MLI’s thought leadership on Canadian foreign policy, with a particular eye on Canada-China relations. Mr. Mulroney spent the majority of his 30-plus years in the Canadian foreign service focussed on Asia. He… Continue reading Former Ambassador David Mulroney Joins MLI’s Advisory Council