Civil Liberties Association urges Hussen to Help Iranians get Permanent Residency

The Canadian Civil Liberties Association is urging Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen to help Iranians who have reported painfully long wait times to become permanent residents. “I am writing about public reports of systemic discrimination by…

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Obhrai Challenges Leitch at Conservative Debate

Conservative MP Kellie Leitch proclaimed her “common interests” with U.S. President-elect Donald Trump in the party’s first leadership debate Wednesday night, as several of her opponents pushed back against her immigration policy. “I have common interests…

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Immigration Critic Michelle Rempel Weighs in on Refugee Resettlement

Helping Syrian refugees fleeing their war torn homes migrate to Canada is not a partisan issue, says new Conservative Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Critic Michelle Rempel, but the Liberal government has provided few details on…

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For Muslim Women, Liberal Victory a Rejection of Divisive Politics

Conservative Leader Stephen Harper was not subtle about his use of cultural differences as a trigger for fear during the election campaign. His government pressed its case against a Muslim woman fighting to wear her…

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Almost Two-thirds of Tories Oppose Victims of Communism Memorial

Opposition to the Harper government’s planned Memorial to the Victims of Communism is staggering — with even the Prime Minister’s supporters strongly opposing its design and location, EKOS polling data shows. Sixty-three per cent of…

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