Displaying items by tag: Ottawa - New Canadian Media - New Canadian Media http://autoconfig.newcanadianmedia.ca Thu, 21 Sep 2017 06:30:15 -0400 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb When the Fear of Terrorism Trumps Reason http://autoconfig.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42328-when-the-fear-of-terrorism-trumps-reason http://autoconfig.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42328-when-the-fear-of-terrorism-trumps-reason A homemade bucket bomb left 29 injured in a recent terror attack on London's transit system.
Commentary by: Phil Gurski in Ottawa There is no question that fear sells. The latest Stephen King film about an…
Commentary Tue, 19 Sep 2017 09:30:58 -0400
Immigration Lawyers Fear Flow of Misinformation as DACA Ends http://autoconfig.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42233-immigration-lawyers-fear-flow-of-misinformation-as-daca-ends http://autoconfig.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42233-immigration-lawyers-fear-flow-of-misinformation-as-daca-ends Canadian public services agencies are uneasy following the formal dismissal of the DACA program which some may cause an influx of refugee claimants.
By: Amanda Connolly in Ottawa Immigration lawyers in Canada are warning about risks caused by the spread of misinformation as…
Top Stories Wed, 06 Sep 2017 20:57:21 -0400
Myanmar may be the Next Jihadi Battleground http://autoconfig.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42190-myanmar-may-be-the-next-jihadi-battleground http://autoconfig.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42190-myanmar-may-be-the-next-jihadi-battleground The emergence of the militant group known as the ARSA, has only added to the internal conflict in Myanmar.
Commentary by: Phil Gurski in Ottawa Before this piece goes any further I need to spell out that I am…
Commentary Tue, 29 Aug 2017 13:03:16 -0400
In Bangladesh, a Small Change Could Point to More Extremism http://autoconfig.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42018-in-bangladesh-a-small-change-could-point-to-more-extremism http://autoconfig.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42018-in-bangladesh-a-small-change-could-point-to-more-extremism The apparent sanction of violence in Bangladesh, in the name of religion, threatens to lead to more deaths, writes Phil Gurski.
Commentary by: Phil Gurski in Ottawa Sometimes, small things point to large changes. During my short visit last week to…
Commentary Fri, 04 Aug 2017 07:53:06 -0400
Suffer the Children of Islamic State http://autoconfig.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/41934-suffer-the-children-of-islamic-state http://autoconfig.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/41934-suffer-the-children-of-islamic-state Children suffer disproportionately when exposed to death and brutality, writes Phil Gurski. Here, an Afgan boy looks on outside Kabul International Airport.
Commentary by: Phil Gurski in Ottawa If there is one searing image of the fall of Communism in Eastern Europe…
Commentary Thu, 20 Jul 2017 08:27:37 -0400
Let’s Shout these Far-right Losers Down http://autoconfig.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/41842-lets-shout-these-far-right-losers-down http://autoconfig.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/41842-lets-shout-these-far-right-losers-down As Canada continues to open its borders to immigrants, more and more hate groups are beginning to emerge.
Commentary by Phil Gurski in Ottawa As I have stated on many occasions, the threat to Canada from Islamist extremist…
Commentary Thu, 06 Jul 2017 09:42:21 -0400
Embers of Sikh Extremism http://autoconfig.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/41803-embers-of-sikh-extremism http://autoconfig.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/41803-embers-of-sikh-extremism A number of Sikh nationalists gathered on Parliament Hill in support of
Commentary by: Phil Gurski in Ottawa Parliament Hill in Ottawa is one of those treasures found only in liberal democracies.…
Commentary Tue, 27 Jun 2017 08:59:27 -0400
Few of Scheer's Policy Ideas Likely to Make 2019 Platform: Strategists http://autoconfig.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/41633-few-of-scheer-s-policy-ideas-likely-to-make-2019-platform-strategists http://autoconfig.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/41633-few-of-scheer-s-policy-ideas-likely-to-make-2019-platform-strategists While new Conservative party leader Andrew Scheer is expected to borrow ideas from his leadership rivals, carbon pricing is not expected to be one of them.
By Janice Dickson in Ottawa Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer introduced a handful of new policy ideas during the nine month…
Politics Wed, 31 May 2017 10:43:46 -0400
Could the Manchester Attack Have Been Prevented? Not Necessarily http://autoconfig.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/41614-could-the-manchester-attack-have-been-prevented-not-necessarily http://autoconfig.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/41614-could-the-manchester-attack-have-been-prevented-not-necessarily The bombing at Ariana Grande's concert in Manchester killed 22 and injured another 119.
Commentary by Phil Gurski in Ottawa Here we go again. I have lost track of how many articles I have…
Commentary Sun, 28 May 2017 10:08:24 -0400
Can 'Moderate' Islam Top 'Extremist' Islam? http://autoconfig.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/41223-can-moderate-islam-top-extremist-islam http://autoconfig.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/41223-can-moderate-islam-top-extremist-islam Different communities around the world practise Islam, however specifics often vary depending on region, culture and sect .
Commentary by Phil Gurski in Ottawa My late mother had a lot of great advice for me, much of which…
Commentary Tue, 02 May 2017 21:03:23 -0400