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True, Patriot Act love was a glorious demo of what a free press could be

Published: 2019-09-11T04:01:19Z 

There are fewer news outlets and more dubious sources. Most days the sharpest and most astute observations on Canadian politics come from The ...

Canada again sails warship through sensitive Taiwan Strait

Published: 2019-09-11T03:22:30Z 

OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canada has sailed a warship through the sensitive Taiwan Strait, the Canadian government said on Tuesday, three months after ...

Beware of social media manipulation as election approaches say Dal panelists

Published: 2019-09-10T23:26:15Z 

Panelists said voters must be vigilant when it comes to observing political campaigns and ... "It is very likely that Canadian voters will encounter foreign cyber ... and during, the 2019 general election," it said in April in a news release.

Liberal Party bars wife from vying to replace MP husband embroiled in dispute with ex-girlfriend

Published: 2019-09-10T22:50:44Z 

That revelation came as news emerged of his dispute with a woman who said ... Federal election to kick off on Wednesday morning, Canadians go to the ... the former Ontario Liberal cabinet minister he considers his political mentor.

New federal Arctic policy focuses on human health, environment, infrastructure

Published: 2019-09-10T22:07:30Z 

The federal government has released its long-awaited policy on developing the Canadian Arctic in a changing environmental and political world.

Where to watch Canada's 2019 federal election debates and how to get involved

Published: 2019-09-10T22:01:28Z 

The moderators come from each of the media organizations in the Canadian Debate Production Partnership, and have experience in news or politics ...

Another Canadian warship sails through Taiwan Strait

Published: 2019-09-10T21:45:00Z 

Navy says Chinese fly-by of Canadian warships 'not provocative' ... Steve Hawken of the Canadian Joint Operations Command told CTV News on Tuesday ... last week called an "arbitrary detention as a tool to achieve political gains.

Evening Brief: It's election campaign eve!

Published: 2019-09-10T21:33:45Z 

Wu also criticized the Canadian-government supported Asian Infrastructure and ... say they don't remember past anti-abortion comments (CBC News).

Canada's abortion issue gets renewed attention ahead of federal election

Published: 2019-09-10T21:22:30Z 

The abortion issue has been getting renewed attention ahead of the October election, which could be one way the political conversation in the United ...

Dozens of MPs' websites can track visitors for targeted campaign ads

Published: 2019-09-10T21:00:00Z 

3 CBC News found that most of Canada's 334 sitting MPs have some sort of tracker installed on their official ... Civil Liberties Association, said parties and politicians should let Canadians know if their websites have trackers.

How deepfakes could impact the 2019 Canadian election

Published: 2019-09-10T20:15:00Z 

In the era of disinformation, social media users are forced to take an increasingly skeptical eye to their feeds in order to separate fact from fiction.

Canada's 2019 federal election will be called Wednesday

Published: 2019-09-10T18:27:27Z 

Canada's 2019 federal election campaign will officially begin Wednesday ... This election also comes at a polarizing moment in Canadian politics.

The politics of abortion: why the parties are talking about it in the campaign

Published: 2019-09-10T18:21:21Z 

On the other side, Action Canada for Sexual Health & Rights launched a campaign called "The Personal is STILL Political" that encourages voters to ...

Federal election to kick off on Wednesday morning, Canadians go to the polls on Oct. 21

Published: 2019-09-10T17:38:18Z 

But this will be a much different election for the Liberals, as they'll now be defending their own record in government and searching for ways to ...

Election 2019: Immigration likely to be a pivotal issue

Published: 2019-09-10T17:37:30Z 

Social media users pilloried People's Party of Canada Leader Maxime ... The result of that election could influence how the Canadian government ...

Trudeau to call election Wednesday with morning visit to Rideau Hall

Published: 2019-09-10T17:37:30Z 

They've argued over climate-change policy, Canada's place in the world, federal spending, and whether a national economy that has performed well ...

Election 2019: Trans Mountain – Justin time for election

Published: 2019-09-10T17:37:30Z 

Despite its potential political windfall for Trudeau, Marvin Shaffer, ... The Trans Mountain pipeline expansion and the $40 billion LNG Canada venture are two ... billion worth of Alberta oilsands assets, according to Bloomberg News.

Advancing knowledge

Published: 2019-09-10T17:26:15Z 

I received the news while at a book launch in a nondescript campus ... Dr. Marland's book, Brand Command: Canadian Politics and Democracy in the ...

Federal election campaign will begin on Wednesday

Published: 2019-09-10T17:23:45Z 

This news means Canadians will see a campaign lasting five and a half ... the Conservatives also did towards the end of their government in 2015.

Federal election campaign to officially kick off Wednesday

Published: 2019-09-10T17:16:16Z 

... Hall at 10 a.m. ET Wednesday, Liberal sources have told CBC News. ... Julie Payette to dissolve Parliament, setting the stage for Canada's 43rd ...