New Canadian Government Green-lights Dumping 2 Billion Gallons Of Untreated Sewage Into St. Lawrence River

A citizen petition with 90,000 names opposed to the project was presented to Coderre last month. The environmental group Save the River had argued there must be a way for the city to dispose of its sewage that’s not potentially harmful to human health and wildlife. Continue reading

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American Claims Asylum In Canada Saying ‘Police Will Kill Me Because I’m Black’

Kyle Canty applies for refugee status claiming he risks brutality in the United States. Continue reading

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New Canadian PM To Withdraw Canadian Military From US Wars

Outgoing PM Stephen Harper represented an more aggressive Canadian policy, eagerly participating in US-led adventures the world over, while Trudeau favors a return to a more humanitarian focus. Continue reading

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Freed Canadian Journalist Slams Stephen Harper For ‘Abandoning’ Him In Egyptian Prison

Canadian journalist Mohamed Fahmy says he’ll continue to advocate for press freedoms and the rights of other detained journalists. Continue reading

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No More Nice Canada: C-51 Anti-Terrorism Law A Sign Of A Growing Police State

The passage of a controversial anti-terrorism bill shows how Canada uses the threat of terrorism to justify decreasing freedom, just like its neighbor to the south.
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Canada’s Conservatives Vow To Create ‘Barbaric Cultural Practices’ Hotline

Pledge comes on the heels of a surge in opinion polls based on a hardline stance against a woman donning her Muslim headwear during a citizenship ceremony. Continue reading

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