Parliament

Malala Yousafzai Just Made History Once Again During Her Powerful Address To Parliament

If you don’t know who Malala Yousafzai is, you probably should. The Nobel Peace Prize winner and girl’s education advocate is only the sixth person in history to receive an honorary Canadian citizenship. And on Wednesday, she made history once again as the youngest person to ever address Parliament. Yousafzai praised Canada for its passion and for accepting refugees amidst rising tensions in the Middle East. She … Continue reading Malala Yousafzai Just Made History Once Again During Her Powerful Address To Parliament

Syria

Trudeau’s Response To The Syria Attack Makes Trump Look Like A Total Chump (DETAILS)

A deadly chemical weapons attack in Syria earlier this week has commanded attention from world leaders regarding how to deal with one of the worst humanitarian crises of our time. The province of Idlib, an area southwest of Aleppo, was the target of the attack that has been dubbed one of the worst chemical weapons attacks in recent history. According to reports, the attack left … Continue reading Trudeau’s Response To The Syria Attack Makes Trump Look Like A Total Chump (DETAILS)

If You Thought Justin Trudeau Was Hot Before, Wait Until You See His Steamy Striptease (VIDEO)

Justin Trudeau may not follow through on his promises, but most of us can agree he’s not hard to look at. The 23rd Prime Minister of Canada showed off his sexual side back in November of 2011 when he did a striptease to raise funds for a Canadian charity. Back when he was a Member of Parliament and before he became the leader of the Liberal … Continue reading If You Thought Justin Trudeau Was Hot Before, Wait Until You See His Steamy Striptease (VIDEO)

Pope

Pope Francis Just Issued A Dire Warning To Justin Trudeau & Donald Trump That Everyone Needs To Hear

Pope Francis has seen enough. From populist movements rising across Europe and the U.S., electing one of the most grotesque leaders in modern history, to the horrendous human rights violations occurring in Ukraine, Syria and Iraq — he clearly cannot tolerate the atrocities anymore. So much, in fact, that a recent statement regarding Indigenous rights directly implicates American President Donald Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau … Continue reading Pope Francis Just Issued A Dire Warning To Justin Trudeau & Donald Trump That Everyone Needs To Hear

Immigration Minister Makes Huge Refugee Resettlement Announcement (VIDEO)

Canadians have something to celebrate, or debate, as Thursday morning Immigration Minister Ahmed D. Hussen confirmed that the House of Commons has unanimously decided to resettle thousands of Yazidi women and children. Approximately 1,200 Yazidis will come to Canada to be freed from horrific persecution by the Islamic State of Iraq and Levant (ISIL). The United Nations (UN) in a 2015 report identified that due to the dwindling number of … Continue reading Immigration Minister Makes Huge Refugee Resettlement Announcement (VIDEO)

Tortured Immigrant Has Something POWERFUL To Say About Current Refugee Policies in Canada, U.S. (VIDEO)

Monday, on TVO’s flagship current affairs program The Agenda, Canadians were reminded of the importance of opening our arms to Syrian refugees. Amidst all of the things happening pertaining to immigration with our southern neighbour, TVO’s feature is remarkably poignant and jabs at the emergence of travel, immigration and refugee bans in the developed world. Marina Nemat appeared on the show to discuss her experiences … Continue reading Tortured Immigrant Has Something POWERFUL To Say About Current Refugee Policies in Canada, U.S. (VIDEO)

Trudeau Says Canada Will Welcome Refugees Following Trump’s Immigration Ban – Here’s The Catch

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau garnered international recognition this past week, following President Donald Trump’s signing of an executive order barring immigrants from seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the United States. In a heart-felt act of solidarity, the prime minister tweeted: “To those fleeing persecution, terror & war, Canadians will welcome you, regardless of your faith. Diversity is our strength #WelcomeToCanada” To those fleeing persecution, terror & … Continue reading Trudeau Says Canada Will Welcome Refugees Following Trump’s Immigration Ban – Here’s The Catch

Islamophobia

Canada Passes Motion To Combat Islamophobia – But Mainstream Media Completely Ignored It

On October 26th, the media was clearly taking a rare holiday, because Canadian federal government passed an anti-Islamophobia motion and it went largely ignored by the media. Though major news outlets were falling over themselves when a similar motion failed on October 6th, when this motion passed, they were disappointingly absent. So it begs the question, what were they doing? To give you the scoop without further … Continue reading Canada Passes Motion To Combat Islamophobia – But Mainstream Media Completely Ignored It

Kinder Morgan

Youth Organization Protests Kinder Morgan Pipeline With Sit-Ins At Federal Ministers Offices (LIVE)

As you read this, environmental activists groups are engaging in peaceful protests regarding the Kinder Morgan pipeline. Groups organized by the youth advocacy group 350.org are sitting in the constituency offices of the Natural Resources and Indigenous Affairs Ministers, Jim Carr and Carolyn Bennett.                       Despite strong and seemingly progressive climate promises prior to the … Continue reading Youth Organization Protests Kinder Morgan Pipeline With Sit-Ins At Federal Ministers Offices (LIVE)

Mentally ill

Should Physician-Assisted Death Be Legal For The Mentally Ill? One Man’s Story (VIDEO)

The distinction between suicide and assisted-death of the mentally ill, is a challenging line to draw in terms of legislation. But it is exactly this that sufferers like Adam Maier-Clayton wishes for parliament to undertake. Current laws regulating physician assisted-death leave the mentally ill completely out of the picture, leaving people like Maier-Clayton in a desperate situation to have it re-evaluated for clear inclusion. On … Continue reading Should Physician-Assisted Death Be Legal For The Mentally Ill? One Man’s Story (VIDEO)