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Ontario premiers past and present become political targets in federal campaign

Published: 2019-09-23T23:32:48Z 

As Trudeau reasoned, if re-elected, the Liberal government will have to ... On several occasions during his announcement and subsequent news ... and that "Justin Trudeau will do to Canada what Kathleen Wynne did to Ontario.".

Green Party used Photoshop to add reusable cup and metal straw to photo of Elizabeth May

Published: 2019-09-23T22:13:32Z 

OTTAWA — In an era of "fake news" controversies, photoshopping a reuseable ... But the party's Vision Green policy does say that Canada must ban ...

Jagmeet Singh hopes to change Quebecers' views on religious symbols

Published: 2019-09-23T21:22:30Z 

Jagmeet Singh says an NDP government wouldn't challenge Quebec's ... said Singh in an interview with CBC News' Power & Politics host Vassy Kapelos. ... think that Canadian politicians should wear their religion on their sleeve.

COMMENTARY: How much are we willing to sacrifice to fight climate change?

Published: 2019-09-23T21:00:00Z 

Every other political offering in Canada deals with the same issues, but ... meaningful about climate change," Bricker told Global News in May 2018.

Factbox: Canada's political party positions ahead of Oct. 21 election

Published: 2019-09-23T20:26:15Z 

(Reuters) - Here is a roundup of the main Canadian political parties' positions ahead of the Oct. 21 federal election, where Prime Minister Justin ...

NDP rejects call to drop pro-BDS candidate

Published: 2019-09-23T20:03:45Z 

The NDP has rejected a demand by B'nai Brith Canada that it disqualify one ... "The party also said that Gallo was made aware of this policy and has ...

John Ivison: If you cherish a stable Canadian housing market, beware politicians shopping for votes

Published: 2019-09-23T19:07:30Z 

VAUGHAN, ONT. — Former prime minister Kim Campbell's glib quip about general elections being no time to talk about serious issues applies doubly ...

Orillia's CFUW seeks pledge for a civil, respectful election campaign

Published: 2019-09-23T18:56:15Z 

The Campaign seeks to ensure that all Canadians feel welcome and able to participate safely in political and public life. Together, we can encourage ...

Canadian Far-Right Party Becomes Official, Outs All Its Members

Published: 2019-09-23T18:22:30Z 

As per Election Canada rules, the names of the Canadian Nationalist Party ... The standoff between an upstart far-right political party and a group of ...

Bloc leader says Quebec should have same power as Ottawa over refugee settlement

Published: 2019-09-23T17:47:29Z 

Party Leader Yves-Francois Blanchet also called on Monday for Canada to ... Scheer vows to end 'illegal' border crossings as part of immigration policy plan ... Blanchet told a news conference in St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, south of ...

10 GTA ridings to watch in the federal election

Published: 2019-09-23T17:03:45Z 

Levitt is one of the founding member of the Canadian Jewish Political Affairs ... The riding has also made the news after reports came to light about the ...

How did Canadians react to Trudeau's blackface photos? With a big meh, polls find

Published: 2019-09-23T15:34:10Z 

How did Canadians react to the election campaign revelations about Justin Trudeau wearing blackface and brownface? With a big meh, polls suggest.

Robocall documentary pulls everything under one umbrella

Published: 2019-09-23T15:33:00Z 

... dominated news coverage and polarized political discourse in that country. ... That is the focus of Canadian filmmaker Peter Smoczynski's documentary, ... "It is called a political crime in the film because that is what people call it ...

Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou's arrest awakens Canadians to the long, strong arm of China

Published: 2019-09-23T14:25:35Z 

Meng Wanzhou's arrest has plunged Canada's relationship with its ... five-decade policy of engaging with China failed when it was needed most.

Violent political lawn sign warns of shooting Liberals in Ottawa-area riding

Published: 2019-09-23T14:15:00Z 

McCrimmon is the Liberal incumbent for the riding and a Canadian veteran ... Global News will update this story if police provide more information.

Liberals promise improved access to family doctors, mental health care and prescription drugs

Published: 2019-09-23T13:09:28Z 

The federal government is also making changes to the way it will evaluate new drug prices in a move to try and save Canadians billions over the next ...

Isaac Herzog: From political to Jewish community leader

Published: 2019-09-23T12:11:15Z 

Isaac Herzog, chairman of the Jewish Agency for Israel (JAFI), was in Canada this month on a tour that took him to Montreal, Toronto, Calgary and ...

#FactBack: A Tool That Buries Climate Change Deniers' Tweets in Truth

Published: 2019-09-23T09:56:15Z 

POW Canada invites people to #FactBack against climate change deniers with the Fact Avalanche. MONTREAL, Sept. 23 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Just in ...

Canadian celebrities target election with Artists for Real Climate Action

Published: 2019-09-23T09:56:15Z 

Canadian celebrities target election with Artists for Real Climate Action ... a grassroots, non-partisan campaign aimed at pushing politicians to make ...

Where the party leaders are on Day 13 of the federal election campaign

Published: 2019-09-23T07:52:30Z 

Here's what you need to know about where the leaders of Canada's political parties are on Day 13 of the election campaign. You can watch streaming ...