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…

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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…

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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…