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Federal NDP candidate in Nova Scotia ousted for comments comparing Israel to Nazi Germany

Published: 2019-06-28T22:17:45Z 

... for anti-Semitism in the NDP, or any serious Canadian political party," he said. ... want your kind," she told Global News in May, describing the comments. ... human rights abuses by the government of Israel against Palestinians.".

Tweet to Premier Ford to stop using grandfather's name was 'not about policy ,' Kiefer Sutherland says

Published: 2019-06-28T21:53:16Z 

Toronto-raised actor-musician Kiefer Sutherland says it wasn't his intention to stir the political pot with a recent tweet directed at Ontario Premier Doug ...

Trudeau is an isolationist who has threatened Canada's role as a middle power

Published: 2019-06-28T20:26:15Z 

Justin Trudeau has undone decades of Canadian diplomacy through his foreign policy failures. While the Prime Minister speaks highly of his desire to ...

ANALYSIS: Trudeau cannot just order Huawei's Meng Wanzhou to go free — or can he?

Published: 2019-06-28T17:03:45Z 

Because in Canada, like most western democracies and not — this cannot be stressed enough — like China, politicians cannot simply phone up a ...

Controversial political party greeted by vocal protesters in Saint John

Published: 2019-06-28T16:56:56Z 

Controversial political party greeted by vocal protesters in Saint John ... The Alliance is calling for a drastic reduction in immigrants to Canada and ...

With glowing hearts

Published: 2019-06-28T16:41:15Z 

Those feelings aren't new within Canadian politics. What is new is how social media and fake news exacerbate knee-jerk simplification and ...

The meme-ification of Canadian politics

Published: 2019-06-28T16:07:30Z 

The meme is the latest manifestation of our diminishing attention to actual news. ... The meme was tweeted by the Conservative Party of Canada's main ... Go to the Twitter feed of any Canadian political party and just start scrolling ...

Ottawa's carbon-pricing law valid, Ontario court rules

Published: 2019-06-28T16:01:40Z 

TORONTO -- The federal government's carbon pricing scheme is ... the judgment good news for Canadians who believe climate action is urgent.

Canadian firm inks $6M deal to push ' political aims' of Sudan's military regime

Published: 2019-06-28T15:45:00Z 

Canadian firm inks $6M deal to push 'political aims' of Sudan's military regime .... Global News phoned the company for comment on the contract but a ...

Politics Briefing: Trudeau, Trump, Xi and others gather at G20 in Japan

Published: 2019-06-28T15:33:45Z 

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Chinese President Xi Jinping: One of Mr. Trudeau's stated goals ... This is the daily Politics Briefing newsletter, written by Chris Hannay. ... Got a news tip that you'd like us to look into?

It's time for Canadian political journalists to escape their Reality Bubble and read Ziya Tong's book

Published: 2019-06-28T15:07:28Z 

It's time for Canadian political journalists to escape their Reality Bubble and .... Today, young people will be holding climate-strike protests outside other U.S. news ... For many voters, this apocalypse is a voting issue, even if political ...

Opinion | Western premiers meet, talk and no one starts a fight

Published: 2019-06-28T13:02:42Z 

The reality of Canadian politics is that it's difficult to find consensus among ... When Horgan left the post-meeting news conference early, he joked he ...

Justin Trudeau sits with Chinese president Xi Jinping at G20 luncheon

Published: 2019-06-28T12:30:27Z 

The Office of the Prime Minister later told Global News that Xi and Trudeau ... Previously, China blocked shipments of Canadian canola and other products. ... Canada-China situation with Xi in hopes of softening the political dispute.

Morning Update: Canadian lobbying firm hired to improve image of Sudan's violent military regime ...

Published: 2019-06-28T11:42:05Z 

Canadian lobbying firm hired for US$6-million to polish image of Sudan's violent military regime ... The firm signed a US$6-million deal to seek government funds and diplomatic ... Got a news tip that you'd like us to look into? E-mail ...

Liberal MPP brings Canada Day picnic to Queen's Park

Published: 2019-06-28T10:59:18Z 

"Ford can't stop Canada Day! This government has one job —- to serve the people of Ontario. Cancelling Canada Day at Queen's Park is a disservice ...

Canada has 'broad international coalition' of support on China file, Freeland says

Published: 2019-06-28T09:41:34Z 

Canada is doing everything it can to energize other heads of government to make a point to the Chinese that this is not an acceptable way to behave, ...

Ontario to appeal court's ruling upholding federal carbon-pricing law

Published: 2019-06-28T08:00:52Z 

The Ontario Court of Appeal has ruled the federal government's carbon ... the judgment good news for Canadians who believe climate action is urgent.

RCMP launch hate crime probe of leader of nationalist group vying for party status in federal election

Published: 2019-06-28T07:52:30Z 

The Canadian Nationalist Party, which promotes anti-immigrant and ... able to collect tax-deductible political donations and run a slate of candidates in the ... Canadian Nationalist Party leader Travis Patron told CBC News there are ...

The Canadian Nationalist Party is trying to win Canada's vote

Published: 2019-06-28T06:29:01Z 

The Canadian Nationalist Party may soon be eligible to raise money through political donations as it gets set to become a registered political party. CBC News has learned that the RCMP is now investigating the head of the group, ...

Nissan ex-chair Ghosn holding news conference in Tokyo

Published: 2019-06-28T06:11:15Z 

TOKYO — Former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn plans a news conference ... China has criticized Canada for acting on what it sees as a politically ...