Canadian Politics

Bennett won't step aside from Hydro while stumping for the Liberals - theBreaker

The Clark-appointed chair of BC Hydro is going out on the Liberal campaign trail again, but he won't step aside from his patronage gig.

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http://thebreaker.news/news/bennett-wont-step-aside-from-bc-hydro-while-stumping-for-the-bc-liberals/

Cyber Firm Rewrites Part of Disputed Russian Hacking Report

CrowdStrike has revised, retracted statements it used to support allegations of Russian hacking during US presidential campaign; VOA reported company misrepresented data acquired from British think tank

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http://www.voanews.com/a/cyber-firm-rewrites-part-disputed-russian-hacking-report/3781411.html

That time when Toronto’s subway was the best in North America - Spacing Toronto

With this post, Spacing Toronto welcomes a new contributor, Shoshanna Saxe. Shoshanna is a proud Torontonian and a civil engineer. From 2009 to 2012 she worked on the design of four forthcoming transit stations in Toronto. Shoshanna is currently working on

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http://spacing.ca/toronto/2014/06/20/time-torontos-subway-best-north-america/

I Am Ashamed Of The Liberals' Position On Nuclear Disarmament

Not only did Canada vote against starting negotiations for a nuclear weapons ban treaty this fall, but now that the international community is moving ahead with the negotiations beginning March 27, Canada is boycotting them. The Liberals have given three d

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http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/helene-laverdiere/trudeau-nuclear-disarmament_b_15625872.html

REALITY CHECK: Fassbender caught campaigning with tax dollars for the second time in a week

Less than one week after Peter Fassbender was forced to apologize for using tax dollars to benefit the BC Liberal re-election campaign, video has surfaced of Fassbender, Amrik Virk and Marvin Hunt delivering another government cheque – this time joined by

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https://www.bcndp.ca/releases/reality-check-fassbender-caught-campaigning-tax-dollars-second-time-week

SUMA calls on Saskatchewan government to reverse payments in lieu decision

SUMA calls on the Saskatchewan government to reverse its decision on discontinuing payments in lieu for SaskPower and SaskEnergy.

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http://globalnews.ca/news/3340010/suma-calls-on-saskatchewan-government-to-reverse-payments-in-lieu-decision/

Voice of BC - BC Green Party

Thursday, March 23, 2017 Keith Baldrey guest-hosts this episode - the first in a series of specials focussing on each of the three major political contenders…

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https://vimeo.com/209942979

Budget du Québec : 159 M$ pour les investissements agricoles | La Terre de Chez Nous

QUÉBEC — La mesure la plus importante pour le secteur agricole dans le budget équilibré du ministre Carlos Leitão est la création d’un fonds de 159 M$ sur cinq ans pour stimuler l’investissement agricole et agroalimentaire. C’est aussi la première fois en

http://www.laterre.ca/actualites/economie/budget-quebec-159-m-investissements-agricoles.php

This eight-part mega infographic tells the story

Cherry-picking stats about British Columbia's economy is hardly better than using alternative facts. Because affordable housing is B.C.’s top election issue this year, we’re here to give you the skinny.

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http://www.gensqueeze.ca/listen_up

If I'm Islamophobic, what's my punishment?

Coincidences may only be in the mind of the beholder and sometimes, they are just that.

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http://www.torontosun.com/2017/03/28/if-im-islamophobic-whats-my-punishment

Steelworkers Launch B.C. Election Campaign

The United Steelworkers (USW) is launching a campaign to raise issues important to working families during the coming British Columbia election.

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http://www.usw.ca/news/media-centre/articles/2017/steelworkers-launch-bc-election-campaign

Bella Coola Valley Tourism supports Coastal First Nations ban on trophy hunt - News

The board of Bella Coola Valley Tourism passed a resolution to support the Coastal First Nations in their ban on of trophy hunting

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http://www.coastmountainnews.com/news/417207493.html

Chief justice 'disappointed' Liberals won't alter bill

The chief justice of the Court of Queen’s Bench in New Brunswick says he’s “disappointed but not surprised” the Liberal government is pressing ahead with legislation that he says threatens judicial independence.

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http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/new-brunswick/justice-david-smith-judicature-act-changes-1.3557042