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Lester Pearson is one among Canada’s most crucial political figures. A Nobel Peace laureate, he's thought of a superb peacekeeper and ‘honest broker.’ yet during this severe exam of his paintings, Pearson is uncovered as an ardent chilly warrior who subsidized colonialism and apartheid in Africa, Zionism, coups in Guatemala, Iran and Brazil and the U.S. invasion of the Dominican Republic. A beneficiary of U.S. intervention in Canadian political opinions, he additionally supplied very important help to the U.S. in Vietnam and driven to ship troops to the yank struggle in Korea. Written within the kind of a submission to an imagined “Truth and Reconciliation” fee approximately Canada’s international coverage earlier Lester Pearson’s Peacekeeping: the reality could harm demanding situations probably the most vital Canadian overseas coverage myths.

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