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Connect2Canada interviews me


 

Turning the tables on this reporter, Connect2Canada has interviewed me about how I came to cover Washington for Maclean’s and to found my new website dedicated to tracking Canada-US relations, Bilateralist.com. You can listen to the podcast here. I’m honored!

For whose that don’t know, Connect2Canada is a Website that aims to keep ex-pat Canadians, living in the United States, in touch with their roots through targeted news, events, social networking, as a rich array of information about what is happening in Canada in the form of email newsletters, website features and a variety of social media.  It’s run out of the Canadian Embassy in Washington with help from Canadian consulates around the US.  One of their periodic features is a podcast interview with Canadians in the US. Other recent interviews include a Canadian astronaut and the artistic director of the Cirque du Soleil.

I had tried to profile the director for the Get to Know… section of Bilateralist, but there was a lot of discomfort in singling out any particular person as the face of the service because it’s such a collective enterprise. So instead we have a “Get to Know” profile of Connect2Canada itself. Apparently, it likes to drink ice wine.

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Connect2Canada interviews me

  1. I'm honored!
    You have been away too long. You left out the "U."
    ;)

    Connect2Canada is a Website that aims to keep ex-pat Canadians, living in the United States, in touch with their roots … a rich array of information about what is happening in Canada in the form of email newsletters, website features and a variety of social media. It's run out of the Canadian Embassy in Washington.
    Sounds more like a website that aims to keep ex-pats in touch with other ex-pats. If Canadians in the US wanted to stay in touch with their roots, they might just choose to surf to Canadian sites. No?

  2. I'm honored!
    You have been away too long. You left out the "U."
    ;)

    Connect2Canada is a Website that aims to keep ex-pat Canadians, living in the United States, in touch with their roots … a rich array of information about what is happening in Canada in the form of email newsletters, website features and a variety of social media. It's run out of the Canadian Embassy in Washington.
    Sounds more like a website that aims to keep ex-pats in touch with other ex-pats. If Canadians in the US wanted to stay in touch with their roots, they might just choose to surf to Canadian sites. No?

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