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The Conservative Party wrings its hands on condemning The Rebel

On Monday, Conservative Party moderate and former leadership candidate Michael Chong announced he would boycott the channel, as its “editorial direction includes the promotion of...

Conservative politician wants a “bounty system” to pay people who turn in fentanyl dealers

... the streets,” Rick Peterson, who came in third last in the Conservative Party leadership race earlier this year, told in a phone interview.

This politician wants Canada to cut funding to the Clinton Foundation to appease Trump

A controversial Member of Parliament says a $20 million grant from the Canadian government to a reproductive health initiative in Nigeria is “needlessly provocative” because...

Keeping the party together

The steady-handed moderates in the party all began to ride off in the sunset, one-by-one. Shelly Glover, John Baird, James Moore, Peter McKay. Some, like...

Ask Kady anything

That, in a nutshell, is the gist of the claim being put forward by “Canada Decides,” a newly formed group whose members include former Calgary...

Elbowgate, Canada's Least-Favorite Political Snafu, Just Won't Die

Peter Julian, house leader for the third-place New Democratic Party, called that attempt "draconian." A political horse-trade, however, saw the opposition and government come to...

Obama Administration Orders Schools to Let Transgender Students Use Bathrooms of Their Choice

While the Obama administration and LGBT activists cast the lawsuit as a civil rights issue, North Carolina and conservative voices have questioned the White House's...

World Leaders Gather in London for Anti-Corruption Summit — But There's an 'Elephant in the Room'

Attendees at the day-long event included US Secretary of State John Kerry, Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, and Christine Lagarde, managing director...

Canadian Politicians Debate Until Midnight the 'Staggering' Indigenous Suicide Crisis

Huffington Post CanadaIndigenous and Northern Affairs Minister Carolyn Bennett listed a series of factors that were contributing to harsh living conditions on reserves, including racism...

After a Decade of Fighting Tax Havens, Canada Has Only Managed to Prosecute 71 People

That didn't stop the government from doubling-down on the fight against tax havens. In 2013, then-National Revenue Minister Gail Shea earmarked $30 million to try...

Canada Isn't a Fan of the UN's Pro-Palestinian Choice for a Human Rights Watchdog

Canada's foreign affairs minister is joining a growing chorus of Jewish and conservative groups calling on the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) to reconsider its...

Canada Says It's in a 'Fight' With the Islamic State — But Not a 'War'

Huffington Post Canada"We prefer to say that it's a fight," Stéphane Dion told reporters on Wednesday outside the House of Commons. He added that ...

A Mysterious Hum is Plaguing Windsor, Canada

Bob Dechert, who had served as a parliamentary secretary to the foreign affairs minister, was even tasked with visiting Windsor and Zug Island to study...

A Man Who Beheaded a Bus Passenger in Canada Is Allowed to Live on His Own Now

"At the end of the day we do not have a legal mechanism in Canada that requires him to take his medication, treat his illness.

Students Endorsed Boycotting Israel and Got Condemned by the Canadian Government

The smaller NDP and Bloc Quebecois voted against the motion, which called on the legislature to reject the movement, "which promotes the demonization and delegitimization...

Canada Stops Trying to Jail Ex-Guantanamo Detainee Omar Khadr

CBC.caUnder the previous Conservative administration, the federal government appealed the bail conditions and tried to get Khadr locked up again. "We are disappointed and will...

Trudeau Government Accused of Ethics Breach After Pressuring Judge to Resign

Those letters may break federal ethics guidelines, and a possible violation of those rules has led to the opposition Conservative Party calling for minister's head.

Canada's Left Wing Party Realizes It Might Need to Copy Bernie Sanders

That Sanders-boosting NDP MP was dismayed to hear, upon visiting a Sanders campaign office while south of the border, volunteers excited about Justin Trudeau's neophyte...

Liberal Politicians in Canada Are Being Told to Snitch on the Guy Sending Them ...

Vancouver Centre MP Hedy Fry found little humor in the stunt, however, telling the Vancouver Sun she was concerned the package could land in the...

Canada's Defense Minister Is Looking at 'Wider' Islamic State Threats

James Bezan, defense critic for the opposition Conservatives, attacked the government on Monday afternoon. "The mixed messages coming from the Trudeau government are extremely difficult...

Raped by Canadian Gold Mine Guards, These Women Are Looking for Justice

The report comes at a time when Canada's newly elected Liberal government has hinted that mining companies could face tougher regulations under their government. Liberal...

Canadian Mining Companies Better Beware, the Liberals Are Coming for Them

A regime change in Ottawa means that the government of Canada will be breathing down the necks of its mining companies operating in the the...

Meet the New Ayn Rand-Loving Leader of Canada's Conservative Party

Ambrose was up against party stalwarts Diane Finley and Rob Nicholson, newer entrants Erin O'Toole, Mike Lake, and Candice Bergen, and even the tag team...

What Trudeau's Liberal Victory Means for Canada's Oil Sands

CityNews... a priority, albeit a failed one, attempting to push through controversial projects like Keystone XL, saying Americans supported the project, with now-unseated Conservative minister...

These People Haven't Had Clean Water to Drink for 20 Years in Canada

Reporters fired questions at Canada's minister for natural resources, but as he walked across the iceless hockey arena, Greg Rickford ignored them. Instead he strode...

Canada's Prime Minister Considers More Expansive Niqab Ban

With two weeks to go before a federal election, the leader of the governing Conservative Party is promising to look at an outright ban on...

Liberal Party Says They Will Not Expand Powers for Canada's NSA

The Liberals included this change in legislation proposed previously by Liberal MP Joyce Murray. VICE Canada's head of content, Patrick McGuire, called on Trudeau during...

Liberal Leader Would Change When Canada's NSA Could Spy

The change, tucked inside a private member's bill from Liberal MP Joyce Murray, would mean the courts — not the minister — would approve CSE...

No One Seems to Care About Prison Reform in Canada

Troubled teenager Ashley Smith choked herself to death in 2007 with pieces of a bedsheet in a prison segregation cell, while her guards — ordered...

Canada's Prime Minister Reminds Hillary Clinton That Americans Support Keystone

But despite the staunch opposition — including from President Barack Obama and Alberta's premier, Rachel Notley — Canada's Conservative government continues to express optimism about...

Canada and Iran Still Aren't Friends — Even as Tehran Buddies Up to the West

Ottawa's Conservative government, led by Prime Minister Stephen Harper, has flatly declined invitations to drop its own sanction regime against Tehran, and will not be...

Civil Liberties and Media Advocates Have Filed A Legal Challenge to Canada's ...

Steven Blaney, Canada's Minister of Public Safety, told VICE that the whole bill is constitutional. His arguments offer some insight into how the Conservatives will...

Canadian Bill to Force Unions to Disclose Political Activities Could Hurt ...

Member of parliament Russ Hiebert, the bill's author, defended the legislation. "The bill does not ... In its second time around, the Conservative majority in...

Why American Investors May Prefer Canada's Marijuana Industry

With a federal election looming in October, the Conservative government of Canada has been campaigning on an anti-marijuana platform. Health Minister Rona Ambrose has been...

Montreal Plans to Defy Canadian Government and Open Safe Injection Sites

In 2008, the Conservatives tried to shut down Vancouver's Insite clinic. Their efforts were eventually overruled by a 2011 Supreme Court decision that stated that...

Exit Poll Shows UK's Conservative Party Wins Most Seats in Election, but ...

Updated exit polls in the UK general election, which have factored in the results declared so far, indicate that the Conservative Party have won the...

In the UK General Election, Some People's Votes Count More Than Others

The race between the ruling Conservative party and the opposition party Labour has been neck and neck for weeks, with neither party on course to...

The American Spin Doctors Battling It Out in the British Election

Two of the US's most renowned political strategists, David Axelrod and Jim Messina, who worked side by side on Barack Obama's 2008 and 2012 successful...

Documents Reveal Efforts to Block Protections for Trans People in Canada

But Randall Garrison, the bill's proponent, might just trump them yet. For a piece of legislation that the government said it held no .... The...