Canadian Media Falling into US-Style Polarization, Says Former Harper Minister

Canada could turn into a U.S.-style partisan battleground if its politicians and media don’t mend their ways, says former Conservative MP Chris Alexander. Alexander, one of the Harper government cabinet ministers defeated in the 2015…

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Trump Tone Won’t Work for Canada: Chris Alexander

The Trump campaign’s symphony of bigotry has vibrated through the Conservative Party leadership race as two of the candidates choose markedly different paths to victory. While Simcoe-Grey MP Kellie Leitch applauded Trump’s victory and pushes…

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Canada to Continue Testing Demand for ‘Millionaire Visas’

Canada will persist with its new Immigrant Investor Venture Capital plan despite the less-than-enthusiastic response to it so far. “Pilot programs like this always take time to be known in a competitive global environment,” Citizenship…

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Courting the #CdnImm Vote

It is no secret. Whenever an election is nearing, the number of appearances by incumbents, prospective candidates, ministers and party leaders at roundtables, speeches, photo-ops or other events organized by ethnic and immigrant community groups…

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Immigration Policy Should Not ‘Culturalize’ Family Violence: Community Leaders

“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times,” wrote Charles Dickens in the famous opening lines of his novel, A Tale of Two Cities. A similar scenario was set up when…

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No Place to Go: Closing the Door on North Korean Refugees

Jihoon Lee has come a long way since moving to Toronto two and a half years ago. Born in ideologically repressive North Korea, the teenager has outdone most of his peers at his Scarborough school. In…

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