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“Canada will welcome you,” Trudeau invites refugees as Trump bans them

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau reassured those fleeing war and persecution that Canada’s doors will remain open, as United States President Donald Trump banned refugees from seven war-torn countries from entering the US. “To those fleeing persecution, terror & war,

Double check your asthma–you might not have it

By Marina Wang, Ottawa Bureau. A new study found that 33% of Canadians recently diagnosed with asthma did not have an active form of the condition. The study was published in the Journal of the American Medical Association earlier this

Kellie Leitch least represents Canadian values, poll finds

Kellie Leitch, who has pledged to screen potential immigrants to Canada for Canadian values, least represents Canadian values among the Tory leadership hopefuls, according to a Google Survey conducted by ThinkPol. The survey asked 501 Canadians “Which Conservative Party of

Ottawa holds vigil against Kinder Morgan

By Marina Wang Protesters huddled together under the lamplight on a frigid evening outside parliament in what is likely to be the last nation-wide protest before a decision on the controversial Kinder Morgan pipeline is announced. The candlelit vigil is

Hold #Texit referendum or pay the price, Texas secessionist leader warns elected officials

Texas secessionist leader has warned that elected officials who ignore the Texans’ desire for a referendum on independence for their state from the United States will pay a price. “The political class did not listen to the people and they

Shock, horror and disgust: Poll reveals Canadian reaction to Trump’s victory

“Shocked, surprised, disappointed, disgusted, and horror” were the most common single words Canadians use to describe their reaction to Donald Trump’s election as the President of the United States, according to the latest Abacus Data national survey. Almost half (44%)

Impose Carbon tax on US goods coming into EU if Trump pulls out of Paris Accord – Sarkozy

Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy urged the European Union today to impose a Carbon tax on American goods if President-elect Donald Trump pulls the United States out of the Paris climate agreement. “Donald Trump said he would not meet the

Canadians invite California, Oregon and Washington to join Canada

Canadians are inviting people in the United States Pacific coastal states of California, Oregon and Washington, where United States President-elect Donald Trump lost heavily to his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton, to secede from the US and join Canada. “Dear California,

Official Statement by Maryam Monsef

Official Statement By Maryam Monsef Today, The Globe and Mail published an article outlining that I was in fact born in Mashhad, Iran and not in Herat, Afghanistan – as I was led to believe for my whole life. Because

Workers denied opportunity to speak at TFWP review

The Liberal-dominated House Committee denied workers an opportunity speak at the Temporary Foreign Worker Program (TFWP) review and only listened to employers and organizations representing employers, the opposition New Democrats stated in the dissenting report on the controversial program, where