In Canada, The Free Trade Deal Is Hardly Home Free

In his Aug. 20 acceptance speech to the Republican convention, President Bush patted himself on the back for creating a free-trade area stretching "from Manitoba to Mexico." Perhaps he should have added, "or at least from Minnesota to Mexico." For the newly minted North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) faces much more bitter opposition in Canada than it does in the U.S. or Mexico. And the anti-NAFTA sentiment is growing.

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