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Alex Neve Quotes

For far too many years Canada has been timid and reluctant to put human rights squarely on the table in meetings with the Chinese government, scared that pushing too hard on human rights might detract from trade and investment prospects.
Alex Neve
#Canada

Canada needs to take the human rights engagement with China to a concrete level and move beyond some of the very vague, general, easy platitudes we've heard in the past.
Alex Neve
#Canada

The past record of standing back and allowing trade and investment to easily trump the human rights concerns can't stand,
Alex Neve
#Human Rights

the human rights situation in China is suddenly going to turn around overnight...but it will be an important contribution to the kind of change we all want to see.
Alex Neve
#Human Rights

Canadian citizens should not be left beyond the reach of law.
Alex Neve
#Law

There's clearly a range of international human rights concerns associated with flights of this description.
Alex Neve
#Human Rights

If you're part of the chain of events that make that happen, then your human rights responsibility as a government are engaged.
Alex Neve
#Events

Clearly the fact that the government has decided to build this new institution suggests that they think security certificates in and of themselves are going to continue to be a permanent part of Canada's security measures.
Alex Neve
#Government