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  • Louise Arbour is fighting to reform Canada’s military
    by Katie Underwood on July 6, 2022 at 6:17 pm in Politics, Louise Arbour, military, sexual misconduct, The Interview

    Arbour has been a Supreme Court justice and the United Nations high commissioner for human rights. Now, she’s staring down her most formidable challenge yet. The post Louise Arbour is fighting to reform Canada’s military appeared first on Macleans.ca.

  • Why YouTubers like me oppose Bill C-11
    by Dave Zarum on June 22, 2022 at 3:37 pm in Politics, Bill C-11, Netflix, Online Streaming Act, video streaming, youtube

    Canadian creators are at risk of having their content and visibility diminished by the passing of the Online Streaming Act, says YouTuber J.J. McCullough, who recently opposed Bill C-11 in Parliament. The post Why YouTubers like me oppose Bill C-11 appeared first on Macleans.ca.

  • Freeland takes aim at Poilievre
    by Stephen Maher on June 17, 2022 at 3:50 am in Politics

    Freeland denounces “economically illiterate” critiques; TSX and loonie have a tough day; Toronto and Vancouver to host FIFA World Cup, and more The post Freeland takes aim at Poilievre appeared first on Macleans.ca.

  • Michelle Rempel Garner eyes Alberta premiership
    by Stephen Maher on June 16, 2022 at 3:38 am in Politics

    The CPC MP made the announcement Wednesday night; B.C. takes on money laundering battle following Cullen Commission; Poilievre’s campaign files complaint The post Michelle Rempel Garner eyes Alberta premiership appeared first on Macleans.ca.

  • Poilievre under fire for misleading email
    by Stephen Maher on June 15, 2022 at 4:33 am in Politics, Pierre Polievre, Politics Insider, Trudeau

    Polievre’s supposedly inflated numbers; Tech companies not thrilled about Bill-96; the most—and least—popular premiers in Canada, and more The post Poilievre under fire for misleading email appeared first on Macleans.ca.

  • I fought with Canada. Now the government is leaving my family to be killed by the Taliban.
    by Dave Zarum on June 14, 2022 at 4:30 pm in Politics, Afghanistan, interpreters, IRCC, Kabul, Refugee, Taliban, war

    In their words, interpreters Hameed Khan and Ghulam Faizi discuss the harrowing battle to bring their families to safety following the fall of Kabul The post I fought with Canada. Now the government is leaving my family to be killed by the Taliban. appeared first on Macleans.ca.

  • COVID-19 vaccine mandates for travel to be lifted
    by Stephen Maher on June 14, 2022 at 4:01 am in Politics, Airports, COVID, economics, newsletter, travel, Vaccines

    Tracing app reportedly also coming to an end; Canada-Denmark border dispute settled ; Trudeau tests positive; Canadians are feeling the debt crunch The post COVID-19 vaccine mandates for travel to be lifted appeared first on Macleans.ca.

  • I’ve sold every handgun in stock since Canada’s proposed gun freeze was announced
    by Shannon Proudfoot on June 9, 2022 at 12:55 pm in Politics, gun freeze, hanguns, regulations, Trudeau

    “Targeting and attacking businesses like ours, and our customers, is not going to do anything to lessen crime in our streets,” says gun store owner Ryan Simper The post I’ve sold every handgun in stock since Canada’s proposed gun freeze was announced appeared first on Macleans.ca.

  • Chief electoral officer wants misinfo law
    by Stephen Maher on June 8, 2022 at 3:35 pm in Politics, Anita Anand, conservatives, cpc, politics, Politics Insider

    Politics Insider for June 8: Two CPC MPs switch support in leadership race; some are convinced that Poilievre has the win in the bag; a deep dive on Anita Anand The post Chief electoral officer wants misinfo law appeared first on Macleans.ca.

  • Public lukewarm on Liberal-NDP accord
    by Stephen Maher on June 7, 2022 at 5:02 pm in Politics, cpc, CPC leadership, Ottawa, pierre poilievre, politics, Politics Insider

    Politics Insider for June 7: CPC candidates claim to sell hundreds of thousands of memberships; charges dropped against Calgary MP The post Public lukewarm on Liberal-NDP accord appeared first on Macleans.ca.

  • How Anita Anand became the Trudeau government’s all-round fixer
    by Shannon Proudfoot on June 7, 2022 at 1:48 pm in Politics, Anita Anand, Canada, Justin Trudeau, military, politics, Russia, Ukraine

    Sexual misconduct in the military. A war in Ukraine. Canada’s global reputation at stake. It’s a good thing Anand knows how to solve problems. The post How Anita Anand became the Trudeau government’s all-round fixer appeared first on Macleans.ca.

  • Four more years of Progressive Conservatives in Ontario
    by Stephen Maher on June 3, 2022 at 3:58 pm in Politics, Doug Ford, election, ontario, politics, Politics Insider, Progressive Conservatives

    Politics Insider for June 3: Doug Ford dominates the Ontario election; Horwath and Del Duca resign; Bill Morneau and Justin Trudeau clash The post Four more years of Progressive Conservatives in Ontario appeared first on Macleans.ca.

  • Hard drugs to be decriminalized in British Columbia
    by Stephen Maher on June 1, 2022 at 3:26 pm in Politics, british columbia, drugs, politics, Politics Insider

    Politics Insider for June 1: COVID-19 border restrictions to remain in place for another month; mandatory vaccine requirements drop off at Canada’s banks; criticism rains on Francois Legault The post Hard drugs to be decriminalized in British Columbia appeared first on Macleans.ca.

  • Justin Trudeau to freeze handgun sales in Canada
    by Stephen Maher on May 31, 2022 at 3:38 pm in Politics, gun control, Justin Trudeau, Liberal party, politics, Politics Insider

    Politics Insider for May 31: Report finds military ‘incapable‘ of handling sexual misconduct; Steven Del Duca projected to lose his own riding; Francois Legault says he will seek more power to control immigration to Quebec The post Justin Trudeau to freeze handgun sales in Canada appeared first on Macleans.ca.

  • Mass vaccinations not yet needed to stop monkeypox
    by Stephen Maher on May 27, 2022 at 2:14 pm in Politics, Monkeypox, politics, Politics Insider

    Politics Insider for May 27: CPC candidates push for membership sales; pundits lament the spread of paranoia in politics; Travis Toews contemplates a run for Jason Kenney’s old job The post Mass vaccinations not yet needed to stop monkeypox appeared first on Macleans.ca.

  • ‘Little coalition’ of Charest and Brown spar with Poilievre
    by Stephen Maher on May 26, 2022 at 4:41 pm in Politics, conservative party, Jean Charest, Patrick Brown, pierre poilievre, politics, Politics Insider

    Politics Insider for May 26: Unpacking the French CPC debate; concerns over Poilievre’s campaign; and a threat to Quebec’s secularism bill The post ‘Little coalition’ of Charest and Brown spar with Poilievre appeared first on Macleans.ca.

  • A soldier’s story: From Canada to Ukraine
    by Maclean’s on May 26, 2022 at 2:49 pm in World, Canada, defence, military, Russia, Ukraine, war

    I left Canada to pursue my pro soccer dream in Ukraine, where I was born. When Russia invaded, I joined the only team that mattered. The post A soldier’s story: From Canada to Ukraine appeared first on Macleans.ca.

  • Jason Kenney exits stage right
    by Stephen Maher on May 19, 2022 at 2:30 pm in Politics, Alberta, conservatives, cpc, Jason Kenney, pierre poilievre, politics, Politics Insider

    Politics Insider for May 19: Kenney’s potential successors prepare to replace him; Patrick Brown complains over racist email; Ed Fast out as finance critic over Pierre Poilievre criticism The post Jason Kenney exits stage right appeared first on Macleans.ca.

  • Poilievre denounces white replacement theory
    by Stephen Maher on May 17, 2022 at 3:44 pm in Politics, conservative party, pierre poilievre, politics, Politics Insider

    Politics Insider for May 17: Poilievre talks to Jordan Peterson; Kim Campbell criticizes the CPC leadership candidates; Steven Del Duca fights for his seat in the legislature The post Poilievre denounces white replacement theory appeared first on Macleans.ca.

  • Poilievre chided over promise to fire Tiff Macklem
    by Stephen Maher on May 13, 2022 at 3:20 pm in Politics, conservatives, pierre poilievre, politics, Politics Insider

    Politics Insider for May 13: Pundits weigh in on the CPC leadership debate; how to combat conspiracy theories; Ontario Liberals lose another candidate The post Poilievre chided over promise to fire Tiff Macklem appeared first on Macleans.ca.

  • Poilievre says he would remove Bank of Canada Governor
    by Stephen Maher on May 12, 2022 at 2:58 pm in Politics, Bank of Canada, conservatives, debate, pierre poilievre, politics, Politics Insider

    Politics Insider for May 12: A roundup of the CPC debate; an Ontario Liberal candidate is fired over homophobic comments The post Poilievre says he would remove Bank of Canada Governor appeared first on Macleans.ca.

  • Ottawa weighing whether to invest in ballistic missile defence
    by Stephen Maher on May 11, 2022 at 2:27 pm in Politics, Alberta, defence, environment, military, Ottawa, politics, Politics Insider

    Politics Insider for May 11: Ottawa to appeal an Alberta ruling; Ontario PC MPPs in hot water over questionable allowances The post Ottawa weighing whether to invest in ballistic missile defence appeared first on Macleans.ca.

  • Roe v. Wade could define the Conservative race
    by Stephen Maher on May 10, 2022 at 2:58 pm in Politics, abortion, conservative party, conservatives, politics, Politics Insider, Roe v. Wade

    Politics Insider for May 10: Shaw stocks plummet; how Canada secretly got Justin Trudeau to Ukraine; feminists call for review of RCMP’s ‘toxic culture’ The post Roe v. Wade could define the Conservative race appeared first on Macleans.ca.

  • My escape from Ukraine to Canada
    by Maclean’s on May 9, 2022 at 4:21 pm in World, Kyiv, memoir, Russia, Ukraine, war

    My family fled Kyiv on March 1. We travelled to four countries in five days and then spread out across three continents. Now I’m in Canada, hoping to one day see Ukraine again. The post My escape from Ukraine to Canada appeared first on Macleans.ca.

  • Ahmed Hussen has a plan to solve Canada’s housing crisis
    by Aaron Hutchins on May 4, 2022 at 6:37 pm in Politics, The Interview, affordable housing, Ahmed Hussen, housing, politics

    The country’s housing minister explains why he still believes in the dream of affordable home ownership in Canada The post Ahmed Hussen has a plan to solve Canada’s housing crisis appeared first on Macleans.ca.

  • Canada offers abortion to U.S. women if Roe v. Wade is overturned
    by Stephen Maher on May 4, 2022 at 3:55 pm in Politics, abortion, ontario, politics, Politics Insider, United States

    Politics Insider for May 4: Doug Ford leads the pack; MPs debate lowering the voting age to 16 The post Canada offers abortion to U.S. women if Roe v. Wade is overturned appeared first on Macleans.ca.

  • Leaked document suggests U.S. court could undo Roe v. Wade
    by Stephen Maher on May 3, 2022 at 4:29 pm in Politics, Washington, abortion, politics, Politics Insider, United States, washington

    Politics Insider for May 3: Angry so-cons; the love-fest in Ontario The post Leaked document suggests U.S. court could undo Roe v. Wade appeared first on Macleans.ca.

  • Preston Manning tries to calm CPC waters
    by Stephen Maher on April 29, 2022 at 3:38 pm in Politics, conservatives, Doug Ford, politics, Politics Insider, Preston Manning

    Politics Insider for April 29: CPC policies; Doug Ford releases a pre-election budget The post Preston Manning tries to calm CPC waters appeared first on Macleans.ca.

  • MPs declare Ukraine invasion an act of genocide
    by Stephen Maher on April 28, 2022 at 3:15 pm in Politics, Ottawa, politics, Politics Insider, Russia, Ukraine

    Politics Insider for April 28: Kyiv embassy could reopen; CPC leads in the polls; Leslyn Lewis countersues The post MPs declare Ukraine invasion an act of genocide appeared first on Macleans.ca.

  • Canada will redistribute seized assets to victims of war
    by Stephen Maher on April 27, 2022 at 3:23 pm in Politics, politics, Politics Insider, Russia, Ukraine, war

    Politics Insider for April 27: Poilievre’s pipeline plan; Charest’s carbon tax repeal; a “disgraceful” leaked email The post Canada will redistribute seized assets to victims of war appeared first on Macleans.ca.