The Ugly Canadian II: Justin Trudeau's Foreign Policy - Dissident Voice

When Justin Trudeau looks in the foreign policy mirror who does he see? Someone very much like Stephen Harper. On the world stage Canada under Trudeau the Second has acted almost the same as when Harper was prime minister. The Liberals have ...

80% of Canadians Would Choose an Atheist Prime Minister - World Religion News

96 percent of Canadians would not mind having a woman as leader. 94 percent said the same about having a black leader. Equally high numbers were indicated for having Jewish leaders, Indigenous leaders, and an LGBTQ leader. Most surprising is the ...

The Friday news briefing: An at-a-glance survey of some top stories - Times Colonist

OFFICIALS PUT FINISHING TOUCHES ON CANADA 150 CELEBRATIONS: Officials in Ottawa are preparing for a flood of half a million people expected to jam the capital's downtown for Canada Day on Saturday. The government is billing the celebration as ...

Mature, less mature and incremental: how federal politics touched us this week - MetroNews Canada

OTTAWA — There's so much Canada-red and white on Parliament Hill that when the hundreds of thousands of bleary-eyed partygoers finally finish toasting the country's 150th birthday this weekend, they will be seeing Ottawa awash in a pink haze. Viewing ...

John Robson: Canadians feel for aboriginals, but our patience for too many insults has limits - National Post

ADDS ID OF MAN HUGGING TRUDEAU Prime Minister Justin Trudeau receives a hug Clement Chartier, President of the Métis National Council, as Perry Bellegarde, national chief of the Assembly of First Nations, right, looks on during National Indigenous ...

As US pulls back from world, Canada steps up to fill the gap - Christian Science Monitor

Almost since its founding 150 years ago, Canada has built a reputation for forging consensus, particularly on the international stage. And as Washington withdraws from the global community, Justin Trudeau is doubling down on Canada's values. Monitor's ...

John Ivison: Indigenous candidates likely to be overlooked in choice of next governor-general - National Post

Sources suggest that, despite Trudeau's previous comments, the new gov. gen. will not be indigenous because a candidate emerged who was 'too spectacular to say no to'. Canada's Governor General David Johnston, left, and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.

Justin Trudeau visits activists in Parliament Hill teepee - TheChronicleHerald.ca

The prime minister met Friday with indigenous activists who have set up a teepee on Parliament Hill ahead of Canada Day. Activist Ashley Courchene explains why the location of the protest is important. 1:44 NDP set to form government in British Columbia.

What can you say about Canada? Sometimes not much: Delacourt - Toronto Star

Softball question for former PMs about where they felt most Canadian a reminder of the frightening power of the fear of offending. Former prime minister Paul Martin, out of power for more than a decade, and current occupant Justin Trudeau weren't ...

Trudeaus added to headliner list for WE Day - Ottawa Citizen

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau at last year's WE Day event at the Canadian Tire Centre. Tony Caldwell / Postmedia. Share Adjust Comment Print. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Sophie Grégoire-Trudeau will be on the big stage at WE Day on Parliament ...

Justin Trudeau 'jealous' of immigrants and families who chose Canada - Globalnews.ca

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said he is “jealous” of immigrants to Canada and their families, who, he said, have more of a stake in the country than others. “Anytime I meet people who got to make the deliberate choice, whose parents chose Canada, I'm ...

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau makes a statement through sock diplomacy - WCPO

Political figures and celebrities often get praised or harangued for their fashion choices, but this time a world leader's simple pair of socks has the world a-twitter. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau marched in Toronto's gay pride parade last ...

Check out 5 of Canada's most amazing parks — for free - GrindTV

July 1 is Canada's birthday, and it's turning 150 this year. To celebrate, the government is giving away free passes to visit their breathtaking public lands. The country boasts 47 national parks, 171 national historic sites and four marine ...

Trudeau says no security risks in Chinese takeover of Canadian satellite firm - Vancouver Sun

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau sought Tuesday to assuage public fears and political complaints that the Liberal government's decision to allow the Chinese takeover of a Canadian satellite technology company would compromise national security ...

Why is Canada's 150th birthday controversial? - The Economist (blog)

CANADA celebrates its 150th birthday on July 1st. An estimated 500,000 people will gather on the lawns of the neo-Gothic parliament buildings in Ottawa on Saturday to hum along with the folksinger Gordon Lightfoot (yes, he's still alive) and to ooh and ...

Canada Day at Out Of Step - City Weekend (registration)

Justin Trudeau first won the world over with his firm stance against the sexism, racism, bigotry, and just plain stupidity coming out of the orange buffoon that's (unfortunately) sitting in the White House. During the Pride Parade in Toronto, the ...

Ottawa should leave daycare to provinces - Toronto Sun

A recent federal announcement marks an evolution in daycare policy in Canada. Historically, it has been the domain of the provinces, but the Trudeau government is looking to interfere — likely to the detriment of good public policy. Ottawa will pull ...

Canada is not about 'bricks and mortar,' PM tells critics of Canada 150 choices - CFJC Today Kamloops

CHARLOTTETOWN — Justin Trudeau pointed Thursday to an icebreaker's voyage as a fine example of Canada 150 celebrations, but critics say he's missed the boat in terms of a lasting, bricks-and-mortar legacy from the anniversary. The prime minister ...