Opinion

Liberal leader Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister Stephen Harper and Official Opposition NDP leader Tom Mulcair are starting to unveil their platforms. Last week, the Conservatives revealed Prime Minister Stephen Harper wouldn’t be participating in a Canadian broadcast consortium-hosted debate ahead of this fall’s federal election. Instead, they signed on for…

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Almost every day that Parliament sits, MPs in the House of Commons have the opportunity to present petitions from their constituents. They’re steadily silly, like a recent call to establish National Gardening Day. The 9/11 truther petition tabled by Green Party Leader Elizabeth May earlier this month may have set…

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New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, left, speaks alongside NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton, right, stands beside throughout a news conference at Woodhull Medical Center, Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014, in New York. An armed man walked up to two New York Police Department officers sitting inside a patrol car and…

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24 Sussex Dr. National Capital Commission / Ottawa Citizen Dear future prime minister, We don’t know your name yet, but we do comprehend it’ll be one of Stephen, Tom or Justin. Three different polls last week had three different parties in the lead as the favourite to form government after…

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