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Scribes, politicos to rub elbows at Politics and the Pen

Published: 2019-05-15T03:56:15Z 

While we will be creating a substantial number of new digital news positions, ... Since the new year, there have been layoffs at The Canadian Press, ...

Atlantic Canadians politically engaged, progressive, fiscally responsible: Dal study

Published: 2019-05-14T23:26:15Z 

Atlantic Canadians' political views are shifting as they become more engaged, a new survey has shown — but they're not embracing the kind of ...

Atlantic Canadians becoming more politically engaged: Dal study

Published: 2019-05-14T23:26:15Z 

Demonstrators take part in the Extinction Rebellion rally on April 15, 2019. A recent survey sugests Atlantic Canadians are becoming increasingly ...

PEI 'setting the pace' for Canada in economy and politics , says Perrin Beatty

Published: 2019-05-14T23:03:45Z 

The president and CEO of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce says the rest of Canada would do well to follow P.E.I.'s lead — not just in economic ...

Elizabeth May calls out Canadian leaders who still refuse to act on climate change: "History will ...

Published: 2019-05-14T22:52:30Z 

Green party leader Elizabeth May had some harsh words today (May 13) for right-wing politicians who still refuse to take the climate crisis seriously.

Evening Brief: Legault not looking to boost Scheer's electoral chances

Published: 2019-05-14T22:18:45Z 

Canadian grain farmers say the federal government needs to do more to help Canadian producers ... Trump called the report "fake news" today.

Government of Canada creates Advisory Council on Artificial Intelligence

Published: 2019-05-14T21:11:15Z 

This is the next step in the Government of Canada's comprehensive approach to supporting this important new sector. The Minister announced the ...

Editorial: Call out extremism by name

Published: 2019-05-14T19:30:00Z 

When is Prime Minister Justin Trudeau going to place the safety of Canadians ahead of political correctness, identity politics and pandering on the ...

Chrystia Freeland to visit Washington DC to talk trade, tariffs and China

Published: 2019-05-14T18:33:45Z 

Freeland also is expected to press the U.S. on tariffs, arguing Canada ... The federal government said it was targeting goods that Canadians could ...

History will judge 'reckless, even criminal' politicians ignoring climate change crisis: Elizabeth May

Published: 2019-05-14T16:50:21Z 

Canada's politicians are failing to act on the climate change emergency because of their own short-term political interests, according to Green Party ...

Canadians should be scandalized by the Liberals' fighter jet debacle

Published: 2019-05-14T16:41:15Z 

However, when the government holds the security of Canadian citizens and the country's sovereignty in near-total disregard, the public barely raises ...

Ottawa braced for Russian retaliation after barring state media from Lima Group talks

Published: 2019-05-14T16:07:30Z 

But the Venezuelan state television network TeleSUR, and Russian news ... U.S. and Canadian government officials have described Russian ...

With limited spending opportunities, cash-rich Canadian oil firms turn to buybacks

Published: 2019-05-14T15:33:45Z 

Canadian oil producers are raking in the highest revenues in five years thanks to strong global oil prices and Alberta's production cuts, but government ...

Cash-rich Canadian oil firms favor buybacks as other options narrow

Published: 2019-05-14T15:11:15Z 

CALGARY, Alberta/WINNIPEG, Manitoba (Reuters) - Canadian oil producers are raking in the highest revenues in five years thanks to strong global oil ...

Will a 40-year low in unemployment help the Liberals win re-election?

Published: 2019-05-14T14:48:45Z 

The economic news last week was welcome. Canada has hit a 40-year low in unemployment, according to a Statistics Canada report released May 10. ... Political science research suggests that governments can lose elections when ...

Journalist takes slide inside pipelines politics

Published: 2019-05-14T13:52:30Z 

In Pipe Dreams: The Fight for Canada's Energy Future, journalist Jacques Poitras explores the rise and fall of one of Canada's most ambitious ...

Morning Brief: Back in the House and ready to boogie

Published: 2019-05-14T11:26:15Z 

The government's handling of the court case is also going to take centre stage at ... On the canola front, Canada's federal agriculture minister says she has ... Good news for Canada's public broadcaster: Canadians support the CBC.

Pay attention to business, Sudbury chamber parties urges federal parties

Published: 2019-05-14T02:59:50Z 

Vote Prosperity calls on all the federal parties to support Canada's job ... "Canada's political parties will spend the next several months focused only on ...

Vivian Bercovici: Why Canada's embassy to Israel belongs in Jerusalem

Published: 2019-05-13T18:01:43Z 

Because Canada should aspire to be a principled, disciplined global actor. Foreign policy, thoughtfully conceived and implemented, reflects pragmatic ...

Social media giants ignore law, don't take Canada seriously: MPs

Published: 2019-05-13T18:00:00Z 

Social media giants ignore law, don't take Canada seriously: MPs. By ... OTTAWA — Politicians are increasingly concerned that social media giants have ... when a spotlight was shone on the use of social media to spread fake news, ...