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"Brokenhearted" Elizabeth May floats resignation as Green Party leader

"Brokenhearted" Elizabeth May floats resignation as Green Party leader"I've known Elizabeth May for 25 years," he told . "In 2006, when Elizabeth inherited the Green...

Court quashes Enbridge pipeline, slams Harper government for ignoring First Nations

In a stinging repudiation of former prime minister Stephen Harper's treatment of Canada's First Nations, the Federal Court of Appeal has asked the government to...

Justin Trudeau says Canada can withstand turmoil caused by Brexit vote

"Canada has tremendous economic fundamentals that we are strengthening with key investments in infrastructure and measures to grow our middle class," Trudeau said in a...

Twitter explodes as Mulcair and Trudeau nearly punch each other out

Videos of the altercation showed shouting and some unparliamentary language that followed after Mulcair confronted Trudeau. "What kind of man elbows a woman. It's pathetic.

Trudeau: 'It's me sitting here as PM of Canada and not Stephen ...

In a lunch time question and answer session at the Centre for American Progress in Washington on Friday, Canadian Prime Minister Trudeau held the audience ...Protesters...

Elizabeth May calls on Trudeau to keep diluted bitumen in the ground

While May appreciated Trudeau's appearance at the conference to begin with (he is the first prime minister attend so since Paul Martin in 2005), she...

Elizabeth May calls on Trudeau to keep oil sands crude in the ground

While May appreciated Trudeau's appearance at the conference to begin with (he is the first prime minister attend so since Paul Martin in 2005), she...

Elizabeth May begs NEB to let Kinder Morgan expansion "die here"

Elizabeth May begs NEB to let Kinder Morgan expansion "die here"Kinder Morgan, Trans Mountain pipeline expansion, Elizabeth May, National Energy Board, pipeline Trans Mountain's lawyer...

Thomas Mulcair slams TPP as 'attack on Canada's manufacturing sector'

Mulcair tied in his TPP criticisms to ongoing inequality in Canadian society and his party's ongoing fight for good jobs, promising that he would hold...

Thomas Mulcair keeps up NDP assault on TPP

Mulcair tied in his TPP criticisms to ongoing inequality in Canadian society and his party's ongoing fight for good jobs, promising that he would hold...

Justin Trudeau crushes Stephen Harper in new poll on Canadian PM's popularity

A new poll ranks Justin and Pierre Trudeau respectively as the best loved—and Stephen Harper as the least. Ottawa-based Abacus Data's most recent poll released...

What would Napoleon Bonaparte tell Justin Trudeau?

New York TimesThat the people he governed shared an equally resolute determination to be rid of him was frequently scorned by a (too often) cowed...

Elizabeth May breaks down the historic Paris Agreement

In doing so, it may save the lives of millions. It may lead to the survival of many small nations close to sea level. It...

Canada should re-ratify Kyoto, says Elizabeth May

“We clearly can't go back and re-engage the targets for 2012, and I'm not suggesting we would,” said May, "but the credits aspect is still...

Elizabeth May welcomes Trudeau's climate truce

While Trudeau's decision to invite both federal opposition leaders and provincial premiers to join his COP-21 delegation seems revolutionary today, May said it used to...

Elizabeth May wants Canadians to vote for beliefs, not strategies

Anything can happen, and many ridings across the country are still locked in a three-way race, but Green Party leader Elizabeth May believes the point...

NDP releases climate platform to praise from Elizabeth May and attack by Liberals

"Mr. Mulcair has made a good start on climate change, but his plan does not address the threat of pipelines and tankers to Canadian communities,”...

Four reasons why Stephen Harper won't debate Elizabeth May

The second reason Stephen Harper is avoiding debating Elizabeth May is that she's a more fluid and relaxed debater. She is a more accessible, convincing...

How Elizabeth May plans to topple Harper

Elizabeth May is a lot like her mother. Those who knew Stephanie May described her as a force of nature who wouldn't take no for...

Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall sells hard for Stephen Harper and the oil ...

Being a salesman for the oil and gas industry in Canada is not a new role for Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall. He's been Stephen Harper's...

Elizabeth May dumped from two big election debates. Why?

In a stunning and ultimately bizarre move, the Globe & Mail newspaper and Google Canada, who are going to sponsor a leaders' debate on the...

Elizabeth May dumped again from election debates. Why?

In a stunning and ultimately bizarre move, the Globe & Mail newspaper and Google Canada, who are going to sponsor a leaders' debate on the...

Mulcair, the redeemer?

In Toronto at the 2015 Pride Parade, Tom Mulcair laid it on the line: "We have four more months of really hard work ahead of...

Is Harper the worst prime minister in history?

Stephen Azzi, a Carleton University historian who co-authored the Maclean's piece, says he doubts very much Harper would have budged on the list if their...

Elizabeth May makes impassioned speech against Bill C-51

Mr. Speaker, I want to begin, of course, by thanking all parties in this place and all members. If even one voice had said no,...