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Ignorance driving racism against First Nations after blockades: minister

OTTAWA — Racist taunts and threats of violence levelled at Indigenous people in the wake of national...

Royal Canadian Legion expels members for wearing unearned military commendations

OTTAWA — The Royal Canadian Legion says it has taken a landmark decision to expel two members...

Why Canada’s single-use plastic ban could help the environment and wildflife

Plastics at a recycling depot in North Vancouver, B.C. in June 2019. THE...

Leaders pay tribute, MPs call for justice for Canadians who died on Flight PS752

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has paid tribute in the House of Commons to those who...

PM creates COVID-19 cabinet committee to deal with novel coronavirus

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has created a new cabinet committee to deal with the novel...

Trudeau pressed to ensure less restrictive assisted-dying law a priority

OTTAWA — Even before he swears in his new cabinet, Justin Trudeau is being urged to ask his...

‘Social distancing’ ramps up as COVID-19 spreads and economic toll mounts

TORONTO — Keeping distance from others as a way to prevent the further spread of COVID-19 ramped...

Employment disruption ahead: Three ways federal policy can help workers

By: Saul Carliner, Concordia University If the economy is a key issue this election, a central...

Feds fight ruling on compensation for failures in First Nations child services

OTTAWA — First Nations chiefs are expressing outrage and disappointment at the federal government’s decision to appeal a...

Political pressure mounts as Ottawa moves closer to 5G decision on Huawei

OTTAWA — The Trudeau government has long characterized it as a dispassionate policy exercise drawing on expert evidence.


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