Admiral Art McDonald Appointed Canada’s new Chief of the Defence Staff
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Admiral Art McDonald Appointed Canada’s new Chief of the Defence Staff

Reading Time: 2 minutes Admiral McDonald replaces a distinguished General Vance who is retiring after 39 years of service. Early Thursday morning, Admiral Art McDonald was appointed Canada’s new Chief of the Defence Staff during a change of command ceremony held virtually today in Ottawa. The event was presided over by Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor Read More…

January 8th Marks One Year Anniversary Of The Downing Of Ukrainian Flight PS752
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January 8th Marks The One Year Anniversary Of The Downing Of Ukrainian Flight PS752

Reading Time: 2 minutes Iran claimed the jet was accidentally shot down by the Iranian Military On January 8th, 2020, US Government and Pentagon officials reporting Iran accidentally shot down Ukrainian Flight 752 based on analysis of satellites, radar and electronic data collected from the US military and intelligence. At first, Iranian officials refuted the claims by US President Read More…

Western Lenders Cut Off Loans for Fossil Fuel Projects In Africa
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Western Lenders Cut Off Loans for Fossil Fuel Projects In Africa

Reading Time: 7 minutes A little more than a year ago, in November 2019, the European Investment Bank (EIB) declared its intention to phase out funding for fossil fuels A little more than a year ago, in November 2019, the European Investment Bank (EIB) declared its intention to phase out funding for fossil fuels. Specifically, it said that it Read More…

CUPE, Ontario’s Largest Health Care Union Calls For Military Intervention
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CUPE, Ontario’s Largest Health Care Union Calls For Military Intervention

Reading Time: 3 minutes Military Help Needed Immediately for Ontario Long-Term Care Homes in Outbreak: CUPE Toronto – Calling on the Ontario PC government’s effort to ramp up long-term care reforms like a care standard and increased staffing “lethargic and inadequate”, today the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) joined advocates urging military intervention to curb COVID-19 wave two Read More…

Canada To Take Command Of NATO Maritime Group One
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Canada To Take Command Of NATO Maritime Group One

Reading Time: 2 minutes SNMG1 is one of four NATO Standing Naval Forces on continuous active duty Her Majesty’s Canadian Ship (HMCS) Halifax departed its namesake homeport of Halifax, Nova Scotia, on New Years Day for a six-month deployment as part of the Maritime Task Force of Operation REASSURANCE. During this deployment, Commodore Bradley Peats of the Canadian Armed Forces will Read More…

Changes To Jordan's Principle to Become More Inclusive for Indigenous Children
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Changes To Jordan’s Principle to Become More Inclusive for Indigenous Children

Reading Time: 2 minutes Canada has approved over 750,000 products for first nations under Jordan’s Principle Every child deserves access to services like health care and supports at school. Closing the gaps in health, social services and education for First Nations children and families are top priorities for the Government of Canada. Since July 2016, Canada has approved over Read More…

Two Words: Western Diversification! They Helped Keep The Lights On For Businesses in the Pandemic
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Two Words: Western Diversification! They Helped Keep The Lights On For Businesses in the Pandemic

Reading Time: 2 minutes Canada’s Regional Development Agencies invested over $433 Million dollars into Western business in the middle of the COVID-19 pandemic. In 2020, a year of unprecedented challenges, the Government of Canada has turned to the regional development agencies (RDAs) to support as many businesses as possible in communities large and small. RDAs like Western Economic Diversification Read More…

Revenue Canada Launches New Registry To Track Emergency Wage Subsidy
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Revenue Canada Launches New Registry To Track Emergency Wage Subsidy

Reading Time: 2 minutes The registry list all companies that have received the Emergency Wage Subsidy. The Government of Canada introduced the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS). The wage subsidy has protected more than 4 million jobs across the country, giving millions of Canadian families certainty about their next paycheque. Unanimously supported by Parliament, as of December 13, 2020, Read More…

Canada Suspends Flights From The United Kingdom For 72 hours
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Canada Suspends Flights From The United Kingdom For 72 hours

Reading Time: 2 minutes Canada becomes latest country to impose stricter travel restrictions from the UK amid new COVID-19 strain. As Canada continues to monitor the new strain of COVID-19 in the United Kingdom, the government is taking precautionary measures to mitigate the spread into Canada. Canada has had robust travel restrictions and border measures in place since March Read More…

Health Canada Still In Review Stages Of Moderna's COVID-19 Vaccine
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Health Canada Still In Review Stages Of Moderna’s COVID-19 Vaccine

Reading Time: < 1 minute Canada’s meticulous reviewing of the Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine is important as Canadians lives are at risk. Health Canada is aware that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has issued an emergency use authorization for a COVID-19 vaccine manufactured by Moderna. Health Canada has been reviewing Moderna’s vaccine since it was submitted on October 12, 2020, Read More…

Canadian Government's $50 million Bailout For Broadcasting Sector
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Canadian Government’s $50 million Bailout For Broadcasting Sector

Reading Time: 2 minutes Broadcasters have been hard hit by COVID-19 pandemic, which has resulted in a reduction of advertising revenues. As announced in the Fall Economic Statement on November 30, the Canadian will provide additional relief to eligible television and radio stations by waiving Part II broadcasting licence fees in 2020-21, which are collected annually by the Canadian Radio-television Read More…

Will Vaccine Injury Insurance Convince Canadians To Get Inoculated?
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Will Vaccine Injury Insurance Convince Canadians To Get Inoculated?

Reading Time: 2 minutes Health Canada provides insurance for COVID-19 Vaccine Vaccines are only approved in Canada after thorough and independent review of the scientific evidence. They are also closely monitored once on the market and can quickly be removed from market if safety concerns are identified. Notwithstanding the rigour of clinical trials and excellence in vaccine delivery, a Read More…

UK Lifts Retaliatory Sanctions On American Steel As A Good Faith Gesture To Incoming Biden Administration
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UK Lifts Retaliatory Sanctions On American Steel As A Good Faith Gesture To Incoming Biden Administration

Reading Time: 2 minutes The UK has today set out its independent approach to the longstanding trade conflicts between the EU and US around steel, aluminium and aerospace tariffs. The UK today announced an independent approach to the longstanding trade conflicts between the EU and US around steel and aluminium and aerospace tariffs. To defend the UK steel industry, Read More…

Canada's national COVID-19 positive rate down to 1%
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Canada’s COVID-19 Infection Rate Hits 408,921

Reading Time: 4 minutes Many provinces in Canada have gone into a full lockdown In lieu of a press conference, Chief Medical Officer Dr Theresa Tam issued the following statement. “As the resurgence of COVID-19 activity continues in Canada, we are tracking a range of epidemiological indicators to monitor where the disease is most active, where it is spreading and how Read More…

Time For A Universal Basic Income In Canada
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Time For A Universal Basic Income In Canada

Reading Time: 2 minutes Several countries have a Universal Basic Income in place, why not Canada? Federal Universal Basic Income (UBI) is not about socialism and a disincentive to work! It is about freedom, and trust. It is about knowing each individual Canadian can choose how they manage their finances and plan life based on their individual circumstances I Read More…

Canada Introduces Legislation Respecting The Rights of Indigenous Peoples "U.N.D.R.I.P"
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Canada Introduces Legislation Respecting The Rights of Indigenous Peoples “U.N.D.R.I.P”

Reading Time: 2 minutes United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Today, David Lametti, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, and Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations, announced the introduction of Bill C-15, United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Act. The Ministers were joined by Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde, Read More…

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Canadian Government Commits $1.5B To Lift Remaining Boiled Water Advisories On First Nations Land

Reading Time: 2 minutes The additional $1.5 Billion will complete the remaining boiled water advisories by March of 2021 When the Trudeau Liberals were first elected in 2015, they made a promise to work with the Indigenous community on reconciliation of first nations rights and improve the standard of living on Indigenous lands. One of those promises was to Read More…

Commonwealth to Observe Ghana's Dec. 7th, 2020 Elections
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Commonwealth to Observe Ghana’s Dec. 7th, 2020 Elections

Reading Time: 2 minutes An assessment has been conducted in compliance with international COVID-19 safety guidelines ahead of the group’s deployment LONDON, United Kingdom, The Commonwealth is deploying a team to observe the general election in Ghana scheduled for 7 December. Commonwealth Secretary-General, Patricia Scotland, constituted the group following an invitation from the Electoral Commission of Ghana. Members of Read More…

Minister Blair Reappoints RCMP Management Advisory Board To Another Term
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Minister Blair Reappoints RCMP Management Advisory Board To Another Term

Reading Time: < 1 minute The RCMP has been under a microscope for the their handling of several high profile cases in 2020 The Government of Canada established the Management Advisory Board in June 2019 to provide the Commissioner with expert external advice on the management and administration of the RCMP, including advice on transformation. Bill Blair, The Minister of Read More…

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Canada’s Latest COVID-19 Updates

Reading Time: 3 minutes In lieu of an in-person update to the media, Dr. Theresa Tam, Canada’s Chief Public Health Officer, issued the following update today: “As the resurgence of COVID-19 activity continues in Canada, we are tracking a range of epidemiological indicators to monitor where the disease is most active, where it is spreading and how it is impacting the Read More…

Health Canada Puts In Place New Measures To Prevent Drug Shortage
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Health Canada Puts In Place New Measures To Prevent Drug Shortage

Reading Time: < 1 minute Canada accounts for only 2% of the world drug purchases Drug shortages remain a global challenge and COVID-19 has increased demand for certain drugs, adding to the complexity of ensuring drug supply where it is needed. The Government of Canada remains steadfast in its efforts to ensure Canadians have access to the medications they need, Read More…

Canada Accelerates Stem Cell Therapies To Fight Type 1 Diabetes
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Canada Accelerates Stem Cell Therapies To Fight Type 1 Diabetes

Reading Time: 3 minutes Government of Canada and JDRF Canada announce $6 million in research funding to accelerate stem cell-based therapies for type 1 diabetes There are more than 300,000 Canadians living with type 1 diabetes (T1D), an autoimmune disease with no known cause or cure, resulting in the dysfunction, damage or loss of pancreatic beta cells that produce Read More…

Canada Transfers Command of NATO Mission Iraq to Denmark
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Canada Transfers Command of NATO Mission Iraq to Denmark

Reading Time: < 1 minute Canada has played a pivotal roll in the security and training of Iraqi security services and is a key member of NATO Major-General Jennie Carignan of the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF), transferred command of NATO Mission Iraq (NMI) to Lieutenant-General Per Pugholm Olsen of the Danish Armed Forces, during a ceremony held in Baghdad, Iraq. Major-General Carignan Read More…

The Latest COVID-19 Update Across Canada
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The Latest COVID-19 Update Across Canada

Reading Time: 3 minutes Canada has been hit hard by the second wave of the pandemic, just as predicted As provinces do their best to cope with the rising cases of COVID-19, we’ll do our best to keep our readers updated on what is going on across the country. Yukon – Chief Medical Officer of Health Dr. Brendan Hanley Read More…

COVID-19 Adverse Effects To Woman Entrepreneurs
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COVID-19 Adverse Effects To Woman Entrepreneurs

Reading Time: 3 minutes New MIWE Report Reveals How the COVID-19 Crisis Could Set Back a Generation of Women in Business Women across the world have been disproportionally impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic – a staggering 87% of women business owners say they have been adversely affected. Over representation in sectors hardest hit by the economic downturn, the pronounced Read More…

Canada Has 53,907 active cases across the country
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Canada Has 53,907 active cases across the country

Reading Time: 4 minutes Statement from the Chief Public Health Officer of Canada on November 22, 2020 As Canadian cities start to see a massive spike in COVID-19 cases, Prime Minister Trudeau is calling on the provinces to impose tighter restrictions. Provinces such as Ontario will go into a 28 day lockdown beginning Monday. In lieu of an in-person Read More…

Trump Skips G20 Summit on Coronavirus To Go Golfing
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Trump Skips G20 Summit on Coronavirus To Go Golfing

Reading Time: 2 minutes The world stage will not mix Trump as he exits stage left US President Donald Trump tuned into the G20 virtual summit for the opening greetings, aired his grievance of the US election being stolen, then exited to play a round golf. In any other administration, this type of behavior would not only be considered Read More…

Canada Solidifies Trade Agreement With UK Post Brexit
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Canada Solidifies Trade Agreement With UK Post Brexit

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Agreement lifts tariffs on 98% of exports between the two countries In light of the United Kingdom’s departure from the European Union and by extension the Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA), the Government of Canada has been working hard to ensure continuity for Canada-United Kingdom trade – especially now as we Read More…

International Community Condemns China's Ousting of Hong Kong Legislators
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International Community Condemns China’s Ousting of Hong Kong Legislators

Reading Time: 2 minutes China’s new rules disqualifying elected legislators in Hong Kong violates democracy The Foreign Ministers of Australia, Canada, New Zealand, the United Kingdom and the United States Secretary of State reiterate their serious concerns regarding China’s imposition of new rules to disqualify elected legislators in Hong Kong.  Following the imposition of the National Security Law and Read More…

A Cervical Cancer-Free Future Is Possible
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A Cervical Cancer-Free Future Is Possible

Reading Time: 3 minutes A Cervical Cancer-Free Future Is Possible WHO‘s Global Strategy to Accelerate the Elimination of Cervical Cancer, launched today, outlines three key steps: vaccination, screening and treatment. Successful implementation of all three could reduce more than 40% of new cases of the disease and 5 million related deaths by 2050. Today’s development represents a historic milestone Read More…

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Canada and Zambia Lead UN Resolution to End Child Marriage

Reading Time: 2 minutes Child marriage is a practice still widely accepted throughout many African Nations Child brides and marriages, continues to be a heinous practice of child slavery and forced confinement. This type of marriage is highly prevalent in African countries. The child brides are robbed of their innocence, childhood and forced to commit sexual acts often with Read More…

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Avoid Dental Emergencies During The COVID-19 Pandemic

Reading Time: 2 minutes Good dental hygiene can save you from ending up in an emergency room (NC) Good dental hygiene might not be an obvious priority during the pandemic, but that could quickly change if a painful cavity develops and in-person visits are no longer available.   Understanding that this isn’t the most normal of times, it’s important to control the Read More…

Pay Equity Bill To Received Royal Accent
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Pay Equity Bill To Receive Royal Accent

Reading Time: 2 minutes Under Bill C-86, equal pay will be a federally protected human right On October 29, 2018, the Canadian Government introduced the Pay Equity Act as part of Bill C-86, the Budget Implementation Act, 2018, No. 2. On December 13, 2018, the bill received Royal Assent. The Pay Equity Act (An Act to establish a proactive pay equity regime within the federal Read More…

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Feds Strike Major Climate Agreement With Canadian Petroleum Producers

Reading Time: 2 minutes The new regulations will improve air quality and protect human health  Ontario, Toronto – The Canadian Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Jonathan Wilkinson, announced that the Government of Canada has finalized national regulations that will reduce pollution from petroleum and petrochemical facilities across the country, including in Sarnia, Mississauga, Montréal, Burnaby, Prince George, Saint Read More…

President Elect
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Hello Mr President Elect

Reading Time: 2 minutes Prime Minister Trudeau makes first official phone call to President Elect Biden Days after the US Presidential election was called for President Elect Biden, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau called to officially congratulate him, as well as Vice-President-elect, Kamala Harris, on their election win. The Prime Minister was the first international leader to speak with Read More…

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Bromance 2.0 – Trudeau Congratulation President Elect Biden

Reading Time: 2 minutes Canada welcomes a fresh start to a rocky relationship with the United States Under the Trump administration, Canada has had the rockiest relationship on file will with any US President. Trump routinely incited trade wars with Canada and caused uncertainty in the markets affecting many businesses on both sides of the border. With the election Read More…

New Bill Introduces Sweeping Changes To CRTC
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New Bill Introduces Sweeping Changes To CRTC

Reading Time: 2 minutes Online streaming services will require more content that addresses LGBT2Q and racialized communities. Canadians increasingly access their music, television shows and films through online broadcasting services. However, unlike traditional broadcasters, these online services have not been required to contribute to the creation, production, and distribution of Canadian music and stories. Canada’s legislation must keep pace Read More…

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Last Post; Canadian Soldier Killed in Friendly Fire

Reading Time: < 1 minute Canadian soldier killed while training in Wainwright, Alta. A Canadian Army soldier has died as the result of a gunshot wound sustained while training at Canadian Forces Base Wainwright, Alta. The deceased soldier’s next of kin have been notified. The identity of the deceased is being withheld at this time, as we confirm the wishes Read More…

Canada Set to Bring 1 Million Immigrants into the Country
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Canada Set to Bring 1 Million Immigrants into the Country

Reading Time: 3 minutes Government of Canada announces plan to support economic recovery through immigration The Honourable Marco Mendicino, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, tabled the 2021‒2023 Immigration Levels Plan today, which sets out a path for responsible increases to immigration targets to help the Canadian economy recover from COVID-19, drive future growth and create jobs for middle Read More…

Two Canadian Tech Companies Heading To The Moon
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Two Canadian Tech Companies Heading To The Moon

Reading Time: 2 minutes Canadian Tech Companies have been an integral part of trips to the moon and outer space with the most notably being the Canada Space Arm. The Canadian Space Agency (CSA) is helping prepare Canada’s space industry for future missions to the Moon. The CSA is awarding $3.3 million in contributions to support the demonstration of two lunar technology payloads Read More…

Indigenous Services Canada Announces Recipients for 2020 Awards of Excellence in Nursing
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Indigenous Services Canada Announces Recipients for 2020 Awards of Excellence in Nursing

Reading Time: 2 minutes 2020 was marked as the Year of the Nurse Through the uncertainties of the current COVID-19 pandemic, nurses have remained steadfast in their tireless commitment to provide high-quality testing, care and treatment to anyone needing medical attention. In Indigenous communities, nurses continue to work selflessly on the frontlines to improve First Nations and Inuit health Read More…

Canada Takes Leadership Role in Global Media Conference
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Canada Takes Leadership Role in Global Media Conference

Reading Time: < 1 minute Media and Journalists have been under attack since the election of US President Trump François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Foreign Affairs announced that Canada will co-host the second Global Conference for Media Freedom with Botswana on November 16, 2020. This online conference will bring together traditional and digital media workers, international and civil society organizations, and Read More…

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Canada’s COVID-19 Death Toll Hits 9,888

Reading Time: 2 minutes Canada’s COVID-19 death rate still significantly lower than the United States Per Capita As the resurgence of COVID-19 activity continues in Canada, we are tracking a range of epidemiological indicators to monitor where the disease is most active, where it is spreading and how it is impacting the health of Canadians and public health, laboratory, and healthcare Read More…

Sweeping New Powers Given To Canada's Drug Watchdog
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Sweeping New Powers Given To Canada’s Drug Watchdog

Reading Time: 2 minutes Canada’s drug price watchdog PMPRB ready to apply new powers to protect Canadians from surging high cost drugs The Patented Medicine Prices Review Board (PMPRB) today released the final version of the PMPRB Guidelines. The release of the Guidelines is the culmination of a five-year process to strengthen and modernize the pricing framework for patented Read More…

Legault Government creates action group to fight racism
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Why Does Quebec Refer to Premier Legault as Prime Minister Legault?

Reading Time: 2 minutes Canada technically has 14 prime ministers In a number of provinces, premiers were previously known by the title prime minister, with premier being an informal term used to apply to all prime ministers, even the Prime Minister of Canada. This practice was eventually phased out to avoid confusing the provincial leaders with the federal prime minister, as well as to indicate Read More…

The Perfect Match - The Container Store & Marie Kondo Join Forces
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The Perfect Match – The Container Store & Marie Kondo Join Forces

Reading Time: 2 minutes The world’s leading company for top-quality storage containers team up with the organize Guru Marie Kondo COPPELL, Texas-The Container Store, the leading specialty retailer of storage and organization products, is launching an exclusive co-branded collection of organizing tools by Marie Kondo, tidying expert, New York Times bestselling author, Emmy-nominated television star and founder of KonMari Read More…

French Teacher's Beheading is an Act of Terrorism
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French Teacher’s Beheading is an Act of Terrorism

Reading Time: 2 minutes Teacher’s killing was a target act of hate by Muslim Extremist Eighteen year old Chechen refugee Abdoulakh A. responsible for the gruesome killing of French Teacher Samuel Paty was no stranger to the French Police. Paty was stocked by Abdoulakh on his way home from teaching his regular class for the day. After Abdoulakh’s act Read More…

U of A Animal health research get a $3.44M funding injection
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U of A Animal health research get a $3.44M funding injection

Reading Time: 2 minutes Research is key to the success of Alberta’s farmers and ranchers. In March 2020, the Federal government finalized a $3.44-million funding agreement to help the University of Alberta launch a pilot project to expand its diagnostic service unit for animal disease diagnosis and welfare until February 2024. This will create an animal disease and diagnosis Read More…

Debate
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Taliban Terrorist Group, Endorses Trump for President

Reading Time: 2 minutes Trump has now received endorsements from the Taliban, KKK, Proud Boys and serval white supremacist groups US President Donald Trump has officially received the endorsement from the extremist terrorist group, The Taliban. The endorsement comes as no surprise as they are known for extremism and Trump is the Law and Order president known for having Read More…

Canadian government suspends student loan payments for up to 18 months
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Canadian government suspends student loan payments for up to 18 months

Reading Time: 2 minutes New interest relief measure to provide much-needed help to Canada Student Loan borrowers on medical or parental leave  Supporting students and young Canadians is one of the most important investments a government can make to ensure a stronger economy and a better future. This has never been more important than now, at a time when Read More…

Farewell Mr. Prime Minister
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Farewell Mr. Prime Minister

Reading Time: < 1 minute Prime Minister John Turner’s celebration of life Canadian Prime Minister John Turner received his final send-off can in an intimate Church setting packed with families, friends, politicians, dignitaries, and a few supporters. Prime Minister Turner was loved, cherished, and respected. He was the type of Prime Minister that stood for Honor, dignity and always saw Read More…

Annamie Paul poised to make waves on the national stage
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Annamie Paul poised to make waves on the national stage

Reading Time: 2 minutes Green Party leader Annamie Paul has the experience and policies, but will they be reflected at the polls With the election of Annamie Paul as the new leader of the Federal Green Party, it officially signals the end to the Elizabeth May era. Althought Paul won the party’s leadership, there is work to be done among Read More…

Sisters of Spirt Day
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Alberta Premier Jason Kenney Declares Oct. 4th Sisters of Spirt Day

Reading Time: 1 minute Sisters of Spirit Day will honour the women of the Indigenous community Sisters of Spirit Day is a good symbolic gesture to honour the Indigenous women within Canada. Missing and murdered Indigenous Women and Girls has been labeled a Canadian genocide that has destroyed families across the nation. Indigenous women and girls are far more Read More…

COVID-19 Extended Benefits Receives Royal Assent
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COVID-19 Extended Benefits Receives Royal Assent

Reading Time: 3 minutes Canadians affected by the COVID-19 pandemic will have benefits extended for up to 22 weeks Throughout the pandemic, the Government of Canada has always put the health and well-being of Canadians first. Beginning last spring, the Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) has helped almost 9 million Canadians and their families make ends meet and stay Read More…

Dr Mona Nemer Reappointed as Canada’s Chief Science Advisor
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Dr Mona Nemer Reappointed as Canada’s Chief Science Advisor

Reading Time: 2 minutes Dr Mona Nemer joins an elite team of Canadian COVID-19 scientists Science is essential to ensuring Canada has the tools, opportunities, and expertise needed to address the most pressing questions we face as a country. With a clear understanding of the importance of trusting the science in the middle of a pandemic, Prime Minister Justin Read More…

UK Teachers to see highest pay rise among all public sector
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UK Teachers to see highest pay rise among all public sector

Reading Time: 3 minutes Pay rises for doctors, police and more in the public sector Public sector workers, including doctors, teachers and police officers, will see above inflation pay rises this year, the Chancellor has announced today Reflecting the vital contributions public sector workers make to the United Kingdom, these pay rises cover the Armed Forces, teachers, police Officers, Read More…

Canada

Trudeau T.K.O’s Scheer In Debate

Reading Time: 3 minutes Last night, Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau underscored the choice Canadians have to make on October 21: keep moving forward with the progress achieved over the past four years or go back to the politics of the Harper years. And the responses keep coming in. “In the general opinion of the analysts this morning, if there Read More…

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World Teacher’s Day

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Leader of the Liberal Party of Canada, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on World Teachers’ Day: “On World Teachers’ Day, we recognize the mentors and guides who have helped us become the people we are today. Everyone remembers the teacher who inspired them to find their passion, or who taught them lifelong Read More…

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Caroline Cochran, New Premier of the Northwest Territories

Reading Time: < 1 minute Statement by the Prime Minister on the selection of the Premier of the Northwest Territories The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the selection of Caroline Cochrane as Premier of the Northwest Territories: “On behalf of the Government of Canada, I congratulate Caroline Cochrane on being chosen by her peers to Read More…

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Lest We Forget

Reading Time: < 1 minute “Generations of brave Canadians from all walks of life have stepped forward to serve and sacrifice for our country. Hundreds of thousands have fought – and many continue to serve – so we may live in peace. “In the days leading up to Remembrance Day, Veterans’ Week is an opportunity for us all to learn from the Read More…

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Prime Minister Trudeau Extends Olive Branch To Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe

Reading Time: 2 minutes Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met with Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe today to discuss important priorities. The Prime Minister reaffirmed his commitment to work collaboratively with the provincial government on behalf of the people of Saskatchewan. The Prime Minister reiterated the Government of Canada’s determination to see the Trans Mountain Expansion (TMX) project completed, and highlighted Read More…

US: Provide Reparations for 1921 ‘Tulsa Race Massacre’
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US: Provide Reparations for 1921 ‘Tulsa Race Massacre’

Reading Time: 4 minutes Provide Reparations for 1921 ‘Tulsa Race Massacre. State, City Should have a plan to Compensate Survivors Reverend Robert Turner of the historic Vernon African Methodist Episcopal (AME) church, damaged in the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre, leads a reconciliatory pilgrimage of sorts from Mount Vernon AME to Tulsa City Hall every Wednesday, demanding “reparations now.” © 2019 Read More…

China Donates 1,000 Ventilators To New York's Governor Cuomo
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China Donates 1,000 Ventilators To New York’s Governor Cuomo

Reading Time: 10 minutes China donates 1,000 ventilators to help New York City Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced that 1,000 ventilators have been donated to New York by the Joseph and Clara Tsai Foundation. The Joseph and Clara Tsai Foundation and the Jack Ma Foundation have also donated one million surgical masks, one million KN95 masks and more than Read More…

British Columbia COVID-19 Updates, 19 New Cases Of Coronavirus
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Coronavirus Death Toll Up In British Columbia, 19 New Cases

Reading Time: 3 minutes British Columbia COVID-19 Updates, 19 New Cases British Columbia – Adrian Dix, Minister of Health, and Dr. Bonnie Henry, B.C.’s provincial health officer, have issued the following joint statement regarding updates on the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) response in British Columbia: “We are announcing 29 new cases, for a total of 1,203 cases in British Columbia. “Every health Read More…

Canada Breaking News

EXCLUSIVE: Student Groups Funded Activists Who Trashed MP’S Office

Reading Time: 2 minutes Student groups with strong NDP ties have been funnelling money to controversial activists who occupied the office of a Winnipeg Liberal MP. In an exclusive scoop, The Daily Scrum can reveal documents that show that the University of Winnipeg Students Association (UWSA) and the Canadian Federation of Students (CFS), both organizations with strong NDP ties, approved Read More…

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Massive Economic Benefits For Building The Trans Mountain Expansion

Reading Time: 2 minutes Calgary, Alberta – Finance Minister Bill Morneau spoke to the Economic Club of Calgary about the progress being made on the Trans Mountain Expansion Project. To date, more than 2,900 workers have been hired and construction is underway in the Greater Edmonton Area, Yellowhead, and at Burnaby Terminal, Westridge Marine Terminal, Edmonton Terminal, and pumping Read More…

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Jaime Battiste, MP For Sydney-Victoria, The New Chair Of The Indigenous Caucus

Reading Time: < 1 minute OTTAWA, ON — The Liberal Indigenous Caucus announced during the Christmas sitting of Parliament the election of Jaime Battiste, MP for Sydney-Victoria as the Chair of the Indigenous Caucus. He takes over from co-chairs MPs Marc Serré and Robert-Falcon Ouellette. Founded in 2016 by MP Don Rusnak, the Indigenous Liberal Caucus was created as a Read More…

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Reading Time: 3 minutes QUÉBEC, Nov. 28, 2019 / CNW Telbec / – Media representatives are invited to attend a press conference at which Minister of Health and Social Services Danielle McCann will make an announcement regarding the supervision of medical assistance in dying in Quebec with opposition representatives. The press conference will be preceded by a preparatory meeting for the media on Read More…