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Canadian officials instructed to stop using 'progressive' to describe trade deals, documents show

Published: 2019-07-04T22:18:45Z 

"Progressive" was just too "politically-loaded" an adjective, explained one email to ... by trade would benefit more from the agreements Canada signed. ... Breaking that news to several colleagues, one official said in October, "I do not ...

Canada navigates fraught relationships in an ambassador-free zone

Published: 2019-07-04T10:07:30Z 

Coincidentally, China is also going without an ambassador to Canada at ... foreign-policy agenda — the United States and China — have Canadian ... A couple of recent news reports have named Aldona Wos, a big Republican ...

All federal political parties collecting 'vast amount' of data

Published: 2019-07-03T22:41:15Z 

In the span of 24 hours the Conservative Party of Canada had sent a text message to Krissy Larkin-Nickerson's 14-year-old daughter and cold-called ...

Good luck finding justice for foreign election interference, experts say

Published: 2019-07-03T20:43:55Z 

Canada's intelligence agencies have already identified foreign influence ... Canadian political parties already targeted by foreign hacking, electronic spy ... Toronto Star/BuzzFeed News investigation revealed Tuesday that Canada's ...

Behind the bobbleheads: The groups responsible for this year's political attack ads

Published: 2019-07-03T20:03:45Z 

For some groups, like Unifor, Engage Canada and Shaping Canada's Future, this meant filling costly NBA Finals ad spots with political attack ads.

Canada seeks support to ban Russian-issued passports in Ukraine

Published: 2019-07-03T19:49:22Z 

Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland says Canada has presented ... a popular actor and comedian with no previous political experience, who ...

Kenney said NDP 'lied' about Alberta's finances. New numbers suggest otherwise

Published: 2019-07-03T10:00:50Z 

... the Friday before the Canada Day long weekend — the province portrays a ... But some political observers aren't buying that explanation. ... "Clearly, Jason Kenney was lying," she told reporters at a news conference Tuesday.