Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Chinese President Xi Jinping participates in the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Leaders’ Retreat in Bangkok, Thailand, Friday, Nov. 18, 2022. Sean Kilpatrick/The Canadian Press.

Let's stop the talk about war with China

China presents Canada with enormous opportunities but also acute problems; we should not let one blind us to the other. Both sides need to pull back, look at the larger, long-term picture, stop the sabre-rattling and war talk, and build a constructive way forward.