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COLUMN: Political Intelligence, Elections, and the Demos

Published: 2019-09-20T23:15:00Z 

Canadians are about to choose a national, federal government on October 21. It is a more significant choice for our nation than we have faced in many ...

Canada's political institutions are failing. The next parliament must save them

Published: 2019-09-20T21:56:15Z 

Canadians can be proud of how their national political and administrative .... the blame game that plays out on the news channels and social media.

Poll suggests Greens surging in Sask. Can they be more than just spoilers?

Published: 2019-09-20T21:33:45Z 

... of Saskatchewan residents suggests that Green Party of Canada support in ... University political studies department head Loleen Berdahl said the ...

Why does any Canadian need a handgun? What the gun control debate is missing

Published: 2019-09-20T20:15:43Z 

A man tries out one of the handguns for sale at TACCOM Canada, a Sept. .... Since then, no new gun policy has been announced. ..... Fallon's parents, Doug Fallon and Claudine deBeaumont, so the detectives could break the news.

Conrad Black: Trudeau's not a racist, just a hypocrite and a weak leader

Published: 2019-09-20T19:37:21Z 

As Tucker Carlson, the Fox News commentator, said on Thursday night, the ... of the United States splitting its sides laughing at a Canadian politician as they .... This is the government's record and the election strategy is to distract ...

Boris Johnson: Renegade in power

Published: 2019-09-20T18:56:15Z 

Some 50 years ago, the prolific Canadian author Peter C. Newman published ... sector of the population, John Diefenbaker had Balkanized Canadian politics. ... from which he was eventually fired for fabricating untrue news stories.

Simcoe County group takes political prisoner fight to Chrystia Freeland's riding

Published: 2019-09-20T18:56:15Z 

A Simcoe County group that spent the last 19 months calling on Canada's Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland for help with a political prisoner in ...

Marni Soupcoff: Voters don't need governments censoring their opinions

Published: 2019-09-20T18:37:15Z 

"Section 91 of the Canada Elections Act (CEA) violates the right of Canadians to express their political views freely, particularly during an ... The solution is countering fake news with real news, battling lies with truth, and combatting ...

What we know about Justin Trudeau's blackface photos — and what happens next

Published: 2019-09-20T17:48:29Z 

Trudeau held an emergency news conference Wednesday evening on his ... It would be an unprecedented event in Canadian politics — so political ...

Mainstream media, babble and racism against Jagmeet Singh

Published: 2019-09-20T15:56:15Z 

Just sayin'. If Trudeau had not supported admitting refugees, gone to Pride Parades, encouraged Women and People of Colour, then yes this ...

CANADA : Less than 1 per cent of irregular migrants found to have serious criminal past

Published: 2019-09-20T15:22:30Z 

But new data provided exclusively to Global News shows the number of ... And the number of irregular migrants who entered Canada and were later found .... "I think that a lot of the anxiety or angst about illegal migration is a political ...

On Eve of International Day of Peace, Canadian Organizations Reiterate Support for Peace in ...

Published: 2019-09-20T15:00:00Z 

"As the world prepares to celebrate the International Day of Peace, it is urgent for the Canadian government to use all its political and economic ...

Canadian dollar weakens after lackluster retail sales gain

Published: 2019-09-20T13:30:00Z 

Canadian government bond prices were higher across a flatter yield curve, with the two-year up 2 Canadian cents to yield 1.59 per cent and the ...

Canada election: Where the four main parties stand on immigration

Published: 2019-09-20T12:00:00Z 

According to an Ipsos poll conducted for Global News about the election ... "Since Confederation, Canada has always had a pro-immigration policy ...

COMMENTARY: François Legault's immigration policies are a 'gift' to the Bloc Québécois

Published: 2019-09-20T12:00:00Z 

He is anti-pipeline and anti-immigrant — a disruptor of current political ... A resurgence of the Bloc is bad news for Canada and for Quebec as well.

COMMENTARY: Maxime Bernier exploits 'cracks' in traditional support for immigration

Published: 2019-09-20T11:32:38Z 

But in Ipsos' most recent survey of Canadians for Global News, we found ... But ignoring the shifts in public opinion — or worse, using it as a political ...

Raymond de Souza: Elizabeth May and the rise of messianic politics

Published: 2019-09-20T10:52:30Z 

It's an example of the rise of messianic politics on the left. ... Religion may not have a prominent place in Canadian politics, but it does not mean that ...

Just 0.3% of irregular migrants in Canada found to have serious criminal past

Published: 2019-09-20T10:04:24Z 

But new data provided exclusively to Global News shows the number of migrants ... Offences do not need to have been committed in Canada. .... He also says some Canadian politicians and media pundits have turned to "populist" ...

Morning Brief: Wilson-Raybould slams politicians 'seeking power for the sake of power itself'

Published: 2019-09-20T09:56:15Z 

Learn more at riotinto.com/Canada. Good morning, readers. Former Liberal MP Jody Wilson-Raybould is warning Canadian politicians, in a newly ...

Disenfranchisement and disappointment: Idea of Western Canadian separation has deep roots in ...

Published: 2019-09-20T09:56:15Z 

Joseph Garcea, a political science professor at the University of Saskatchewan, said the feeling that Western Canada is alienated has "ebbed and ...