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NDP says Ottawa not funding enough mental-health workers after youth suicides

A New Democrat MP says the federal government is failing to address the mental-health problems of indigenous people.

Charlie Angus, the NDP critic for indigenous and northern affairs, made the comment following the suicides of four young girls in northern Saskatchewan this month. 397 kata lagi


Province gives Husky 30-day extension to explain pipeline spill

The provincial government took Husky Energy Inc. at its word when the Calgary-based company said it needed more time to explain what caused one of its pipelines to fail east of Maidstone this summer. 672 kata lagi


One Year Later: The State of the Parties

What a difference a year makes.

A little more than twelve months ago, the landscape of Canadian politics bore little resemblance to its current appearance. At the beginning of the summer of 2015, Justin Trudeau’s Liberals were a mere afterthought in the early sparring before the federal election campaign kicked off; they propped up a race led by Tom Mulcair’s trailblazing NDP, who confidently rebuked the beleaguered Stephen Harper on a multitude of issues, from his stewardship of an ailing economy, to the Duffy senate scandal, to his contempt for the country’s democratic institutions. 3.549 kata lagi

Canadian Politics

The Tyee Asks Us Whether We'd STILL Like Electoral Reform

Source: Tyee Poll: So, Do You Still Want Electoral Reform? | The Tyee

My typo-corrected online comment, which the pollster allows you to make when taking it’s poll asking Canadians whether they’d still like Trudeau’s government to do the electoral reform he promised when he wanted our vote, follows. 907 kata lagi


Medicine Hat-Cardston-Warner byelection 2016: NDP candidate Beverly Waege

The New Democrat Party (NDP) byelection candidate for the riding of Medicine Hat-Cardston-Warner (Alta.), Beverly Waege, believes she will be “a strong voice in Ottawa,” on local issues, should she be elected. 252 kata lagi


Thursday's Child

G. K. Chesterton’s The Man Who Was Thursday  was subtitled A Nightmare, because it follows a man struggling to navigate a world absent reason and logic in seeming isolation. 477 kata lagi

Canadian Politics

‘More Climate Nonsense...’

‘Ontario NDP leader implies that floods in Hamilton caused by climate change’

“Andrea Horwath, the leader of the ‘New ‘Democratic’ Party of Ontario’ (NDP), called the members of the ‘Progressive’ ‘Conservative’ Party of Ontario’ (PC) “climate change deniers”… 1.317 kata lagi