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680 News: Diane Francis’ U.S.-Canada Merger Idea Draws Negative Reaction

One of Toronto’s most prominent business knows Canadians might not support it, but she is proposing a Canada-U.S. merger in a new book that is generating a lot of buzz online. It is being denounced as “treason” by some on social media but National Posteditor-at-large Diane Francis makes a strong case for the merger in The Merger… Read More

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Nonprofit Quarterly: Would a Merger with Canada Save U.S. from Ourselves?

From a somewhat different conceptual framework, National Post editor-at-large Diane Francis has just published Merger of the Century: Why Canada and America Should Become One Country. Her concern is that Canada is going to find itself muscled out of its own resources in banking, oil, and natural gas by China and Russia. Her “thought experiment” suggests that a… Read More

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