The death of teenage Tina Fontaine has re-ignited calls for national public inquiry into the case of nearly 1,200 missing and murdered aboriginal women in Canada.
Thousands of activists are expected in Ottawa this week for the 4-day 2014 Peoples’ Social Forum (PSF), a “grassroots, historical gathering of progressives from Québec, Canada and First Nations.”
The Harper Conservatives may already have convinced themselves that Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau lacks “the judgement to lead” Canada.
A story recently published by Glenn Greenwald reveals that Canada’s highly secretive spy agency CSEC cooperates with with the NSA to support Israeli intelligence agencies with “cash, weapons and surveillance.”
Grand Chief Derek Nepinak of the Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs accuses Sun News Media carrying a decidedly “pro-Conservative anti-First Nations” bias.
Germany television show Tagesschau earlier today leaked the text of the Canada-EU trade deal, the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement or CETA.
Malaysian state-owned energy giant Petronas seeks billions in Canadian federal tax handouts “in exchange for opening new markets for Canadian natural gas.”
Five peaceful Dam Line 9 Blockade activists who had been occupying an Enbridge Line 9 pipeline construction site in Ontario were arrested by the Ontario Provincial Police earlier today.