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Canadian values test could equally apply to white supremacists: Leitch

Lesson Plans   |   February 21, 2017

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Laura Stone reports on Conservative leadership candidate Kellie Leitch’s response to critics of her campaign promise to test new immigrants for “Canadian values.” Some have claimed that her proposed policy towards immigrants may have helped... read more

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Liberals, Tories spar over Islamophobia motion in full-day debate

In the News   |   February 17, 2017

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Members of Parliament spent most of Thursday debating racism and discrimination in Canada as the Liberals and Conservatives battled over a private member’s motion that condemns Islamophobia. The Tories introduced their own anti-racism motion in... read more

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Mission Impossible

Cartoons   |   February 15, 2017

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With so many trouble spots around the world, it might take more than proclamations of love to resolve things.

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Trump vows to only tweak Canadian NAFTA provisions after Trudeau meeting

In the News   |   February 14, 2017

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau won personal assurances from President Donald Trump during an Oval Office meeting on Monday that the United States only wants to tweak the North American free-trade provisions that govern commerce with... read more

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In their first meeting, Trudeau needs to sell Trump on NAFTA

In the News   |   February 13, 2017

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Donald Trump has already gone from wanting to rip up NAFTA to perhaps just refurbishing the trade pact. A key goal for Prime Minister Justin Trudeau when he meets Mr. Trump for the first time... read more

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Trudeau urged to find common ground with Trump during Washington visit

In the News   |   February 10, 2017

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will travel to Washington on Monday to hold talks at the White House with Donald Trump, hoping to develop a personal bond of trust with an unpredictable U.S. President who is... read more

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Canadians want Trudeau to stand up to Trump, even if it leads to trade war: poll

In the News   |   February 8, 2017

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As Prime Minister Justin Trudeau prepares for his first encounter with Donald Trump at the White House, a new poll conducted for The Globe and Mail shows Canadians expect him to stand up to the... read more

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Pot calling kettle

Cartoons   |   February 8, 2017

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Conservatives had to mute their criticism of Prime Minister Trudeau's vacation with a billionaire when it emerged that their leader, Rona Ambrose, had cruised on another billionaire's yacht.

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What pledge?

Cartoons   |   February 6, 2017

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President Trump's attempt to ban refugees and residents from seven Muslim-majority nations from entering the U.S. has sparked outrage.

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Trump’s call to speed up NAFTA talks puts Canada on guard

In the News   |   February 3, 2017

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U.S. President Donald Trump announced he wants to “speed up” renegotiation of NAFTA, an accelerated approach that could ramp up the bargaining pressure on Canada as the country tries to find a way to emerge... read more

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Canadian values test could equally apply to white supremacists: Leitch

In the News   |   February 2, 2017

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Federal Conservative Party leadership candidate Kellie Leitch says it is “ridiculous” to link her plan to screen immigrants for Canadian values with a deadly attack on a Quebec City mosque, arguing her proposal could equally... read more

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Trudeau abandons electoral reform, breaking key campaign promise

In the News   |   February 2, 2017

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has broken a signature campaign promise by abandoning electoral reform, sparking condemnation from his political opponents. During the past campaign, Mr. Trudeau made the pledge to “make every vote count” and... read more

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Meet the neighbours

Cartoons   |   February 1, 2017

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Canada has promised to maintain open doors for refugees while President Trump's America is closing them.

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Trump names Neil Gorsuch as Supreme Court pick

In the News   |   February 1, 2017

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Donald Trump is moving ahead on his plan to tilt the Supreme Court back to the right, courting another Senate confrontation with the Democratic Party opposition. Mr. Trump nominated Neil Gorsuch to replace Antonin Scalia,... read more

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Questions: Current Events Quiz – January 2017

Quizzes   |   January 31, 2017

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The following questions provide a review of some key topics and issues that have been in the news in January. Which pipeline did not get approval from the federal government? Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain Expansion... read more

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