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Ottawa surrenders regulating false information spread online to social media giants

Published: 2019-05-28T02:03:45Z 

The Liberal government is still "securing voluntary action" by social media ... table" when it came to policing fake news and false information on the internet. ... government institutions on a daily basis says Cyberthreats to Canada's ...

Don Braid: Elizabeth May's ' Canadian oil' policy would be the end of Canadian oil

Published: 2019-05-28T01:42:44Z 

A casual glance at the news might lead one to believe Green Party Leader Elizabeth May had a conversion. She wants Canada to stop importing ...

Jody Wilson-Raybould to run as an independent, wants to do politics 'differently'

Published: 2019-05-28T00:33:23Z 

Jody Wilson-Raybould holds a news conference to discuss her political ... Richard Johnston, a Canadian politics expert at UBC took it a step further.

Canada officially makes case for ownership of North Pole at UN, following claims by Russia ...

Published: 2019-05-28T00:00:00Z 

Canada has finally made its case that the top of the world flies the Maple Leaf. After years of delay and political debate, Canada has submitted its ...

Several tech giants sign onto Canadian declaration on electoral integrity

Published: 2019-05-27T22:07:30Z 

Many politicians from all three major parties in Canada have come to the conclusion that government needs to regulate the tech giants because they ...

Independent federal candidates have rarely succeeded in Canada

Published: 2019-05-27T21:56:15Z 

But it still remains highly unlikely," Dennis Pilon, a political science professor at York University who specializes in Canadian politics, told Global News ...

JWR and Jane Philpott bet big that politics has changed (spoiler: it hasn't)

Published: 2019-05-27T21:42:19Z 

As Wilson-Raybould and Philpott surely know, there is no rocket fuel like Brexit driving the Canadian political landscape. As much as one might ...

Jody Wilson-Raybould and Jane Philpott on the power of one

Published: 2019-05-27T21:27:16Z 

"White goes with everything," Philpott noted, meaning the blue, orange, red, green of the major Canadian political parties. She acknowledged her ...

CANADA : The end of the 'Wild-West' online era may be upon us

Published: 2019-05-27T21:22:30Z 

The "Canada Declaration on Electoral Integrity Online" was announced ... Many politicians from all three major parties in Canada have come to the ...

'Partisanship Is Trumping Principle': Wilson-Raybould to Run as Independent This Fall

Published: 2019-05-27T20:48:45Z 

She acknowledged that an independent campaign would have challenges, but said a solo approach is the best way to transform Canadian political ...

Facebook says it will blow whistle on attempts to interfere in election

Published: 2019-05-27T20:13:53Z 

In an interview with CBC News, Kevin Chan, head of public policy for Facebook Canada, said the tech giant is prepared to blow the whistle if it sees ...

Microsoft, Facebook to help tame internet ahead of Canada's election, official says

Published: 2019-05-27T20:05:06Z 

Microsoft, Facebook to help tame internet ahead of Canada's election, official ... Last month the Liberal government of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau ...

Some tech giants sign onto Canada's declaration on electoral integrity

Published: 2019-05-27T19:30:00Z 

Politicians from all three major parties in Canada have come to the conclusion that government needs to regulate the tech giants because they can't ...

Wilson-Raybould, Philpott face long odds as Independents - but not impossible ones

Published: 2019-05-27T19:20:47Z 

But Wilson-Raybould and Philpott have demonstrated already that they don't believe the old rules of Canadian politics should apply to them.

Canada makes claim for North Pole, but Russia and Denmark have already filed their own

Published: 2019-05-27T18:22:30Z 

After years of delay and political arm-twisting, Canada has made a claim to a vast portion of the Arctic seabed that includes the North Pole.

Ex-ministers who quit Trudeau government will run as independents in Canadian election

Published: 2019-05-27T18:00:00Z 

By Allison Martell. MARKHAM, Ontario (Reuters) - Two former ministers who quit Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's government this year over ...

Wilson-Raybould, Philpott to run as independent candidates, see Greens as allies

Published: 2019-05-27T17:48:45Z 

Both urged the need for Canadian politics to have people beholden to no ... But on Sunday evening, CBC News reported that wouldn't be the case.

Canada files competing claim to North Pole with Russia, Denmark

Published: 2019-05-27T17:38:41Z 

Canada is heading for negotiations over who owns the North Pole. After years of delay and political arm-twisting, Canada has made a claim to a vast ...

Wilson Raybould and Philpott to run as independents in fall election

Published: 2019-05-27T17:37:30Z 

Wilson-Raybould says she put justice ahead of politics in SNC-Lavalin ... that Canadian politics needs more people beholden to no central authority.

Canada files North Pole competing claim with Russia, Denmark

Published: 2019-05-27T17:22:43Z 

After years of delay and political debate, Canada has submitted its scientific argument for control of a vast portion of the Arctic seabed, including the ...