Thousands sign petition calling for CBC to host a climate debate
According to a study released by the Digital Democracy Project, climate change is on the top of the election agenda for most Canadians.
Tax haven investigation shows SNC-Lavalin has millions in offshore tax havens
According to the ICIJ, numerous Canadian companies, such as SNC-Lavalin, use Mauritius as an offshore haven to avoid paying taxes.
Human placenta found north of Peterborough, Ontario
Police have begun an investigation after finding a human placenta in a creek just north of Peterborough, ON.
NCR stabber approved to visit Toronto on two-day passes
Another patient found non-criminally responsible (NCR) for a violent crime is now eligible to visit Toronto on two-day passes. The patient is still a “significant threat” to the public.
Syrian refugee wants to bring 250 more refugees to Canada
A Syrian refugee, Hassan al-Kontar, wants to help up to 250 more refugees relocate to Canada.
Canadian dollar drops to a six-week low, trade tensions to blame
As of 9:20 am on Wednesday, 7th of August, the loonie is down even further to CAD 1.334 for USD 1.
McDonald’s “eco-friendly” paper straws can’t be recycled
In the UK, the company slashed all its plastic straws even though those could well be recycled. The organization claimed this was part of a green initiative.
Meet the Left fighting “wokeness” and Identity Politics
“Identity Politics is what happens when universalist, materialist politics are shunned. We need to revive universalist, materialist politics.”