By: Obert Madondo | The Canadian Progressive: Prime Minister Stephen Harper played a prominent role on the world stage during last week’s G8 meeting in France and visit with Canadian troops in Afghanistan. But his performance only betrayed an unwillingness to restore Canada to its position of leader
Immigration Minister Jason Kenney has re-hired Kasra Nejatian, the corrupt aide who last March used Canadian government stationery to send out a Tory fundraising letter. Canadians, get ready for a bruising fight on the corruption front in the next four years of of Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s
With the launch of HuffPost Canada in Toronto this week, the Huffington Post has made good on its recent promise to launch international editions. And what a fitting tribute to progressive Canadians that the leading American news site and content aggregator should make Canada its first stop.
Caribana, the colorful and high-energy Toronto summer festival, which celebrates the Caribbean culture, is dead. And from its ashes arose a creature with a corporate-sounding and verbose moniker: Scotiabank Caribbean Carnival Toronto.
Paul T. Hellyer, former Liberal defense minister makes another compelling case for a merger of the centrist Liberals and left-leaning New Democratic Party (NDP). The trouble is: so far the the merger of the two parties has been prescribed as a panacea for all the
I expected Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s cabinet reshuffle to trim down government and bring Canada to par with other democracies. But Harper increased the ministries from 38 to 39, making the Conservative cabinet the second largest in Canadian history, and largest in the democratic
Facebook and Microsoft have teamed up to fight child predators who use internet technology to sexually exploit children. This development marks the most progressive and conscientious social investment by the two companies to date.
Jason Kenney retained his position as immigration minister in Stephen Harper’s renovated Conservative cabinet so that he can continue harvesting the ethnic vote.