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Canada-U.K. Relations: A Friendly Challenge 
Text  McMurtry, The Hon. R. Roy, Canada-U.K. Relations: A Friendly Challenge, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1986), 9 Jan 1986, 191-201  The deep and extensive roots of the relations between Canada and the United Kingdom. How the two nations have tended to grow apart recently by force of external circumstance. The process of reinvigorating and strengthening the bilateral relationship based on the recognition of current realities in...
Canadian-British Relations in 1987 
Text  Wells, Thomas L., Canadian-British Relations in 1987, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1987), 30 Apr 1987, 421-431  A brief history of the speaker's position. The structure of the position. Taking advantages of opportunities. The relationship between Britain and Canada: stopping the drift. Some historical context. Four areas in which collaboration between Britain and Canada are most important: defence; the...
Do We Need Diplomacy? 
Text  Moran, Lord, Do We Need Diplomacy?, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1982), 25 Mar 1982, 339-354  Despite similar and serious economic problems, Britain seen as on the road to economic recovery. Remarks about the speaker's profession as a diplomat. A description of what a diplomat does; some of the problems involved; some of the technical skills required; the need for different skills in...
Canada and Great Britain 
Text  Clar, Sir William H., Canada and Great Britain, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1930), 24 Jan 1929, 20-34  The wide field of the mutual inter-relations of Canada and Great Britain. This theme peculiarly appropriate to the City of Toronto, and how that is so. The slow development of the speaker's position, some responsibilities of which were formerly taken on by the Governor-General. The immediate...
Journey to Canada 
Text  Johnston, Sir John, Journey to Canada, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1975), 10 Oct 1974, 36-45  Personal reminiscences of young childhood, and World War II. Changes in Canada and Britain in the post-war years. Now, a description of the Britain left and the Canada to come. Central question: what, in October 1974, have Canada and Britain to say to each other, and to do together? Discussion...
Twenty-Five Years in Canada 
Text  Tweedsmuir, Lord, Twenty-Five Years in Canada, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1962), 23 Nov 1961, 69-73  Some personal reminiscences. Some observations about Canada, about Britain, and about the relationship between the two nations.
Report on Britain 
Text  Barkway, Michael, Report on Britain, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1947), 27 Mar 1947, 279-288  The speaker's recent visit to Britain and the conditions there during the worst weather in 100 years. Some salient facts. Along with the worst weather in a long time, a lack of resources of water power or anything else. The dependency upon coal of Britain's industry, domestic consumption, and...
Britain in 1971 
Text  Hayman, His Excellency Sir Peter T., Britain in 1971, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1971), 7 Jan 1971, 181-195  What is happening in Britain in 1971. A list of major events in Britain over the last 25 years. The role of countries the size of Britain, and the size of Canada in 1971. Some characteristics of the British which have not changed over time. Some of the problems currently faced by Britain and how...
Canada and Britain--The Invisible Links 
Text  Rogers, John, Canada and Britain--The Invisible Links, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1953), 23 Apr 1953, 329-340  A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Toronto Board of Trade. Great Britain, Canada, and some of the possibilities which arise from the relations between the two countries. Numerous attempts made by a great variety of people to explain how Great Britain achieved the important...
Combined Operations 
Text  Thorneycroft, Peter, Combined Operations, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1955), 11 Jun 1954, 1-5  A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and the Canadian Club of Toronto and the Board of Trade, Toronto. A look outside the field of Canadian-United Kingdom trade, and see how jointly we should face the world beyond. The certainty that we must face it together, and that we are already doing...
Imperial Co-operation 
Text  Amery, the Right Honourable L.C.S.M., Imperial Co-operation, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1929), 19 Jan 1928, 1-10  The impossibility of separating the growth of Canada's national life from the development of the British Empire. A brief historical review of Canada as part of the British Empire. The influence of the United Empire Loyalists and their descendants upon the whole conception of a united Empire in...
British Foreign Policy in Transition 
Text  Steward, The Right Honourable Michael, British Foreign Policy in Transition, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1970), 16 Sep 1969, 1-14  The commonality between Canada and Britain. The nature and conduct of foreign policy by each country. Re-examining policies in the light of contemporary needs. Looking at the needs of our respective countries today and finding solid and modern reasons why the mutual affection and the links of the...
Invisible Success Story 
Text  Limerick, Lord, Invisible Success Story, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1976), 15 May 1975, 12-29  Anglo-Canadian trade relations. First, a world view and three general propositions: economies are rising and falling at an unprecedented rate as the balance of resource demand and availability changes. Countries with ample natural resources are going to have an easier time compared with those...
Partners in Freedom 
Text  Wadds, Jean Casselman, Partners in Freedom, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1981), 16 Oct 1980, 53-64  The unique qualities of the relationship between Canada and the United Kingdom. The modest character of Canadians and how that is changing on the world scene as Canada matures as a nation. The participation of Canada in The Edinburgh Festival of 1980. Canada's place in the space age. Some...
Canada as a Field for the Solution of Imperial Problems 
Text  Falconer, Rev. R.A., Canada as a Field for the Solution of Imperial Problems, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1910), 26 Mar 1908, 199-208  The Dominion of Canada as proof to the world of the mastery, the masterfulness, of Great Britain as a colonizing power. The fascination about our history, and with it a great deal of natural beauty which forms a background for the great problems of Empire that have been solved in this country....
The Fallacy of Nationalism 
Text  Grant, Prof. W.L., The Fallacy of Nationalism, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1913), 11 Apr 1912, 222-228  The question of Nationalism in the modern sense rather a new thing. A nation, in the sense of a people with coherent boundaries awakening to a common consciousness really taking its rise only after the French Revolution. A brief historical review of such development. All the nationalistic...
British Politics and Reciprocity 
Text  Pratt, A.C., British Politics and Reciprocity, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1912), 9 Feb 1911, 186-193  Some impressions from the speaker of the recent British elections and then, from the viewpoint perhaps of an Imperialist, something as to Reciprocity. The extreme rapidity and suddenness with which Great Britain plunged from dissolution to voting at the polls, locked in combat the day the House...
Canada's Indebtedness to the Motherland 
Text  Ketchen, Reverend Beverley, Canada's Indebtedness to the Motherland, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1937), 10 Dec 1936, 138-149  Looking at the romance and the responsibility of Canadian citizenship, or from another viewpoint, Imperial citizenship. Thinking of Canada as a priceless heritage. A few words about the pioneers of Canada. The inheritance of great traditions when we are honour bound to cherish and preserve. The...
How Education Strengthens The Links of Empire 
Text  Fay, Prof. C.R., How Education Strengthens The Links of Empire, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1923), 20 Oct 1921, 252-260  The importance of sentiment in Imperial affairs. An invitation to consider the point that sentiment unaided by knowledge is not able to effect everything. The speaker's wish to show us that there is something more than sentiment in the field of activities, something very closely connected with...
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