NDP leader to table private member’s bill calling on Parliament to strengthen the mandate of Canada’s Parliamentary Budget Officer.
Chief Theresa Spence, Mushkegowuk People of Attawapiskat First Nation and the International Indian Treaty Council file urgent “Action Request” with U.N. human rights body By Obert Madondo | The Canadian Progressive, Feb. 25, 2013: Attawapiskat Chief Theresa Spence hasn’t given up her fight against Prime Minister Stephen Harper‘s draconian
Canadians lawyers and doctors are asking the Federal Court of Canada to declare the Harper Conservatives’ refugee health care cuts unconstitutional.
Marc Garneau urges fellow Liberal leadership contender and perceived front-runner, Justin Trudeau, to stop “hiding behind a carefully crafted public relations campaign”.
Budget 2013: Official Opposition NDP urges PM Stephen Harper and the Conservatives to change course, put Canadians first and “start building a fairer, greener, more prosperous Canada.”
In Canada, the environment dies while the press stands by. By Dugan Nichols | Adbusters | Feb. 20, 2013: Thanks to a hyperactive press, the energy baron agenda continues unabated. It’s a dangerous endgame indeed. You’ve heard the buzzwords involved – Enbridge, tar sands, Keystone XL
By The Conference Board of Canada (Press Release)| Feb. 21, 2013: OTTAWA – Tens of thousands of truck drivers are approaching retirement age, but very few young people and immigrants are entering the industry. A new Conference Board of Canada report concludes that the gap between the
By Canadians for Tax Fairness | Feb. 18, 2013: The growing use of tax havens is costing Canadians an estimated $7.8 billion annually, the executive director of Canadians for Tax Fairness has told a Parliamentary committee studying the issue. “Tax haven use is at an all-time