The father of one of the four boys who gang-raped Rehtaeh Parsons edited her Wikipedia suicide page, wrote that her vicious attack was “consensual sex.”
The Harper government blew $700,000 fighting a Charter-based class-action lawsuit filed by former Canadian Forces members who were injured in Afghanistan.
The Ottawa Police Service confirms that the Canadian Forces member shot earlier today at the National War Memorial has died.
Here’s the Ottawa Police Service’s statement on today’s shootings at the National War Memorial and on Parliament Hill.
By: Obert Madondo | The Canadian Progressive: During Question Period in the House of Commons last week, NDP House Leader Nathan Cullen questioned Defence Minister Peter MacKay’s voting record on defence spending when the Conservatives where still in opposition. In response, MacKay mistakenly referred to “this NDP government”.
A new from the Rideau Institute and the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives argues that the Harper Government should consider options for the Sea King helicopter replacement.
By: Obert Madondo | The Canadian Progressive: Yesterday we’d a jolly good laugh when Yukon Tory MP Ryan Leef got overjoyed by Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s visit and invited those gathered to “join me in welcoming back to the Yukon, the Prime Minister of Cannibal.” Conservative MP, Chris
Prime Minister Stephen Harper is reportedly involved in the selection of Canada’s next top soldier, the Chief of Defence Staff.